Humanitarian Law in Action within Africa (Oxford University Press, 2012)
Refugee Law and Policy: Teacher's Manual, 4th Edition (co-authored with K. Musalo & R. Boswell, Carolina Academic Press, 2011).
Refugee Law and Policy: Cases and Materials (1997) (co-authored with K. Musalo & R. Boswell).
Refugee Law: Selected Statutes, Regulations and International Materials (1997) (co-authored with K. Musalo & R. Boswell).
Protection against the Forced Return of War Refugees: An Interdisciplinary Consensus on Humanitarian Non-refoulement (forthcoming chapter in symposium publication by Oxford University Refugee Studies Center and University of London Refugee Law Initiative, 2014).
R2P= MDGs: Implementing the Responsibility to Protect through the Millennium Development Goals, Denver Journal of International Law and Policy (Vol. 40, Nos. 1-3, 2012).
The Alchemy of Exile: Strengthening a Culture of Human Rights in the Burundian Refugee Camps in Tanzania, Washington University Journal of Law and Policy (Vol. 27, 2008).
U.S. Funding Key to U.N.’s Darfur Mission (opinion piece calling for U.S. action to end genocide in Darfur, Sudan), Albuquerque Journal, Wednesday, September 13, 2006.
The Dance of the Universal and the Particular: Reconciling International and African Approaches to Refugee Protection (forthcoming in symposium volume of proceedings of Rudolph C. Barnes Sr. Symposium on Legitimacy and Western & Non-Western Views of Human Rights, University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, SC, February 3, 2006.
Third Anniversary of Iraq Invasion Sparks Dissent (opinion piece calling for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq), Albuquerque Journal, Saturday, March 25, 2006.
Practicing What We Preach: Humane Treatment for Detainees in the War on Terror, Denver Journal of International Law and Policy (Vol. 34, No. 1, Winter 2005).
Collective Security with a Human Face: An International Legal Framework for Coordinated Action to Alleviate Violence and Poverty, Denver Journal of International Law and Policy, (Vol. 33, No. 1, Winter 2004).
Senate Vote Should Reaffirm American Values (opinion piece opposing Alberto Gonzales nomination as U.S. Attorney General), Albuquerque Journal, Wednesday, February 2, 2005.
As U.N. 'Negotiates,' Sudan Genocide Rages (opinion piece), Albuquerque Journal, Monday, December 6, 2004.
Speaking Law to Power: Joan Fitzpatrick, 1950-2003 (obituary), Journal of Refugee Studies (Vol. 16, No. 4, December 2003).
Whither the Accountability Theory: Second-Class Status for Third-Party Refugees as a Threat to International Protection, International Journal of Refugee Law (Vol. 13, Nos. 1 & 2, 2001).
From Nation State to Failed State: International Protection from Human Rights Abuses by Non-State Agents, 31 Colum. Hum. Rts. L. Rev. 81 (1999).
Restoring the Humanitarian Character of U.S. Refugee Law: Lessons from the International Community, 15 Berkeley J. Int'l L. 51 (1997).
The International Protection of Refugees: The Impact of Emergent Challenges on U.S. Law and Policy, in Contemporary Practice of Public International Law (Ellen G. Schaffer & Randall J. Snyder eds., 1997).
Simple Justice: Humanitarian Law as a Defense to Deportation, 4 Harv. Hum. Rts. J. 11 (1991).
Book Review, 11 Harv. Hum. Rts. J. 277 (1988) (reviewing Elvia Alvarado, A Honduran Woman Speaks from the Heart)(co-authored with J. Vogele).
Discussion Paper, "Non-State Agents of Persecution as a Basis for Refugee Statues" (as consultant for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, drafted and submitted paper to UNHCR Division of International Protection, 23 April, 1998).
Sexual Violence Against Refugees: Guidelines on Prevention and Response (UNHCR, March 1995, Geneva) (drafted comments to 1994 Proposed Guidelines for UNHCR Headquarters, in capacity as UNHCR Associate Legal Officer, Washington, D.C.).
Immigration and Naturalization Service "Considerations for INS Officers Adjudicating Asylum Claims from Women" (Memorandum from Phyllis Coven, Office of International Affairs, U.S. INS to all INS Asylum Offices, May 26, 1995) (drafted UNHCR comments to 1994 Proposed INS Gender Considerations, in capacity as UNHCR Associate Legal Officer, Washington, D.C.).
UNHCR Protection Reports on the United States (1994, 1993) (drafted sections of two consecutive annual reports on the status of refugees in the United States, in capacity as UNHCR Associate Legal Officer, Washington, D.C.).
UNHCR Protection Reports on Guinea (1992, 1991) (drafted sections of two consecutive annual reports on the status of refugees in the Republic of Guinea, West Africa, in capacity as UNHCR Associate Protection Officer, Conakry, Guinea).