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The Refugee Crisis of 1980: Forging the Detention Tool

Carl Lindskoog

in Detain and Punish: Haitian Refugees and the Rise of the World's Largest Immigration Detention System

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781683400400
eISBN:
9781683400660
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400400.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Chapter 2 examines the Caribbean refugee crisis of 1980 and the government’s response. After more than one hundred thousand Cubans and tens of thousands of Haitians arrived on American shores in a ... More


Central and Eastern Europe: The New Core or the Periphery of Europe?

Ireneusz Paweł Karolewski

in European Integration: Historical Trajectories, Geopolitical Contexts

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474455893
eISBN:
9781474480604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474455893.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter focuses on Central and Eastern European (CEE) member states of the EU, and how they positioned themselves in the new constellation of conflicts within the EU in the aftermath of the ... More


Two tales of my dying neighbours

Sam Haddow

in Precarious Spectatorship: Theatre and Image in an Age of Emergencies

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781526138415
eISBN:
9781526150448
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526138422.00008
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This chapter explores the so-called ‘refugee crisis’ of 2015 and beyond, in a discussion of the relationship between the spectator and the ‘other’. Drawing on two theatrical case studies - Vanishing ... More


Gender, Race, and the Cycle of Violence of Female Asylum Seekers from Honduras

Lirio Gutiérrez Rivera

in Race, Criminal Justice, and Migration Control: Enforcing the Boundaries of Belonging

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198814887
eISBN:
9780191852596
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814887.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Human Rights and Immigration

How does race, gender, and class intersect the forced migration of Central Americans? This chapter addresses this question focusing on the case of female migrants from Honduras. It argues that women ... More


Hosting and Being Hosted in Times of Crisis: Exploring the Multilayered Patterns of Syrian Refuge in the Dayr Al-Ahmar Region, Northern Bekaa, Lebanon

Emma Aubin-Boltanski and Leïla Vignal

in Mobility and Forced Displacement in the Middle East

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780197531365
eISBN:
9780197554579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197531365.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This chapter addresses the dynamics and patterns of the Syrian refuge in Syria’s neighboring countries, and its relations and interactions with the local host communities, in the broader context of ... More


‘Peace for our time’

Charmian Brinson and Richard Dove

in A matter of intelligence: MI5 and the surveillance of anti-Nazi refugees, 1933-50

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719090790
eISBN:
9781781707357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090790.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This short chapter links Part I and Part II, giving a brief overview of political developments in 1938-39 as the background to the growing ‘refugee crisis’, i.e. the growing number of refugees ... More


Conclusion: warning signs

Leah Bassel and Akwugo Emejulu

in Minority Women and Austerity: Survival and Resistance in France and Britain

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447327134
eISBN:
9781447327158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327134.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this chapter we sound a further alarm as the European racial contract becomes more explicitly hateful and gains mainstream legitimacy and acceptability, with profound implications for minority ... More


Conclusions: ‘Say Parsley’

Rachael Gilmour

in Bad English: Literature, Multilingualism, and the Politics of Language in Contemporary Britain

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526108845
eISBN:
9781526158321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526108852.00013
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The Conclusion discusses the work of French-Norwegian poet and multimedia artist Caroline Bergvall, which challenges the ways in which English is employed in the contemporary moment to patrol the ... More


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