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By Prem Kumar Rajaram,Carl Grundy-Warr

ISBN-10: 0816649251

ISBN-13: 9780816649259

ISBN-10: 081664926X

ISBN-13: 9780816649266

Connecting severe problems with country sovereignty with empirical issues, Borderscapes interrogates the bounds of political house. The essays during this quantity learn daily approaches, reminiscent of the classifying of migrants and refugees, defense in eu and American detention facilities, and the DNA sampling of migrants in Thailand, displaying the border as an ethical build wealthy with panic, probability, and patriotism.


Conceptualizing such locations as immigration detention camps and refugee camps as components of political contestation, this paintings forcefully argues that borders and migration are, eventually, inextricable from questions of justice and its limits.


Contributors:  Didier Bigo, Institut d’Études Politiques, Paris; Karin Dean; Elspeth Guild, U of Nijmegen; Emma Haddad; Alexander Horstmann, U of Münster; Alice M. Nah, nationwide U of Singapore; Suvendrini Perera, Curtin U of expertise, Australia; James D. Sidaway, U of Plymouth, united kingdom; Nevzat Soguk, U of Hawai‘i; Decha Tangseefa, Thammasat U, Bangkok; Mika Toyota, nationwide U of Singapore.


Prem Kumar Rajaram is assistant professor of sociology and social anthropology on the relevant eu college, Budapest, Hungary.


Carl Grundy-Warr is senior lecturer of geography on the nationwide college of Singapore.

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