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Refugees and forced displacement : international security, human vulnerability, and the state

Author: Edward Newman; Joanne van Selm
Publisher: Tokyo ; New York : United Nations University Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The analysis of conflict and human displacement has changed, particularly concerning the links between security and migration. In seeking to address the nexus between security concerns and migratory flows, Refugees and Forced Displacement argues for a reappraisal of the legal, political, normative, institutional and conceptual frameworks through which the international community addresses refugees and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Refugees and forced displacement.
Tokyo ; New York : United Nations University Press, ©2003
(DLC) 2003006856
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Newman; Joanne van Selm
ISBN: 9780585485560 0585485569 9789280870459 9280870459 1281253162 9781281253163
OCLC Number: 53964265
Description: 1 online resource (x, 391 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Refugees, international security, and human vulnerability : introduction and survey / Edward Newman --
Refugees as grounds for international action / Gil Loescher --
Refugees and human displacement in contemporary international relations : reconciling state and individual sovereignty / Gary G. Troeller --
Refugee protection policies and security issues / Joanne Van Selm --
Human security and the protection of refugees / Astri Suhrke --
Thinking ethically about refugees : a case for the transformation of global governance / Mervyn Frost --
The early warning of forced migration : state or human security? / Susanne Schmeidl --
Towards a protection regime for internally displaced persons / Erin D. Mooney --
Reconciling control and compassion? : human smuggling and the right to asylum / Khalid Koser --
Post-conflict peace-building and the return of refugees : concepts, practices, and institutions / B.S. Chimni --
The long-term challenges of conflict reconstruction and reintegration : case-studies of Haiti and Bosnia-Herzegovina / Patricia Weiss Fagen --
Sovereignty, gender, and displacement / Julie Mertus --
Securitizing sovereignty? : states, refugees, and the regionalization of international law / Gregor Noll --
A new tower of Babel? : reappraising the architecture of refugee protection / William Maley --
Distance makes the heart grow fonder : media images of refugees and asylum seekers / Peter Mares.
Responsibility: Edward Newman and Joanne van Selm, editors.


Refugees and displaced people are an example of tension between human and national security. This book explores this tension and connects it to pressing problems involving refugees and forced  Read more...


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