The GLOBALCIT glossary provides definitions and explanations of frequently used concepts and technical terms in our web-based observatory.
The different nationality laws frequently employ different terms for identical substantive rules. Our glossary introduces a standardized terminology that makes it possible to compare modes of acquisition and loss of nationality across countries.
Glossary on Citizenship and Nationality
Suggested citation: GLOBALCIT (2017). Glossary on Citizenship and Nationality. San Domenico di Fiesole: Global Citizenship Observatory / Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies / European University Institute. Available at: http://globalcit.eu/glossary_citizenship_nationality/