Security and Migration in the 21st Century / Edition 1

Security and Migration in the 21st Century / Edition 1

by Elspeth Guild
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0745644430

ISBN-13: 9780745644431

Pub. Date: 09/15/2009

Publisher: Wiley

This cutting-edge book explores the intersection of security and migration in the contemporary world. Drawing on a wide range of recent examples, it examines key aspects of the security-migration nexus, including refugees; torture; extraordinary rendition; privacy and the retention of personal data; and human rights' protection.

Overview

This cutting-edge book explores the intersection of security and migration in the contemporary world. Drawing on a wide range of recent examples, it examines key aspects of the security-migration nexus, including refugees; torture; extraordinary rendition; privacy and the retention of personal data; and human rights' protection.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745644431
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/15/2009
Series:
Dimensions of Security Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vi

1 Understanding security and migration in the twenty-first century 1

2 Migration, citizenship and the state 29

3 Migration, expulsion and the state 47

4 Armed conflict, flight and refugees 68

5 Migration, torture and the complicit state 87

6 Migration and data: documenting the non-national 108

7 Economy and migration 132

8 Foreigners, trafficking and globalization 155

9 Sovereignty, security and borders 176

Notes 192

Bibliography 199

Index 211

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