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/ False Witnessing: U.S. Coast Guard Photography of Haitian Boat Refugees

April Shemak

in Asylum Speakers: Caribbean Refugees and Testimonial Discourse

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780823233557
eISBN:
9780823241194
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233557.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Instead of being seen as an entity whose role is to prohibit refugees' entrance to the United States, the Coast Guard has typically been viewed through the lens of salvation. One cartoon even ... More


The Euro-Moat

David Scott FitzGerald

in Refuge beyond Reach: How Rich Democracies Repel Asylum Seekers

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190874155
eISBN:
9780190874186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190874155.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies), Comparative and Historical Sociology

European governments acting alone and collectively through Frontex and NATO are intercepting asylum seekers and other migrants far from their shores. Patrolling the moat is tightly linked to ... More


Deliberate and Allied Force

Brian D. Laslie

in The Air Force Way of War: U.S. Tactics and Training after Vietnam

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813160597
eISBN:
9780813161297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813160597.003.0009
Subject:
History, Military History

Chapter 9 covers Operation Deliberate Force and Operation Allied Force. Both were successful, but certain air force training exercises proved to have limitations during combat. While air force ... More


Introduction

William D. Wilkinson

in American Coastal Rescue Craft: A Design History of Coastal Rescue Craft Used by the USLSS and Uscg

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033341
eISBN:
9780813039022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033341.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Various boat designs across the years have reflected how boats are often used for work, pleasure, and for other specific purposes. Although there are no record's for man's earliest attempts to engage ... More


The First Searchers Look in the Wrong Places, 1847

Roger M. McCoy

in On the Edge: Mapping North America's Coasts

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199744046
eISBN:
9780190254407
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199744046.003.0017
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter focuses on John Franklin's ill-fated expedition of 1845 and the search and rescue operations that were launched when the ships and men of the voyage never returned. John Ross expressed ... More


The Future of Europe

Ċetta Mainwaring

in At Europe's Edge: Migration and Crisis in the Mediterranean

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198842514
eISBN:
9780191878497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842514.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The concluding chapter returns to the main themes explored and arguments made in the book, examining the contestation over borders, migration controls, and mobility at the edge of Europe. It looks ... More


Which Borders for the EU Immigration Policy? Yardsticks of International Protection for EU Joint Borders Management

Seline Trevisanut

in EU Migration Law: Legal Complexities and Political Rationales

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780198708537
eISBN:
9780191779497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198708537.003.0005
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter analyses and comments on the legal framework regulating Frontex activities and the relevant practice in order to assess their compliance with international protection obligations. ... More


Emergency Response: Navigable Networks and Optimal Routing in Hazardous Indoor Environments: V. Zverovich, P. Boguslawski, L. MahdjoubiandF. Fadli

Vadim Zverovich

in Modern Applications of Graph Theory

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198856740
eISBN:
9780191890024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856740.003.0003
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

The extreme importance of emergency response in complex buildings during natural and human-induced disasters has been widely acknowledged. This chapter studies algorithms for safest routes and ... More


Lilliputian Power? Malta’s ‘Crisis’

Ċetta Mainwaring

in At Europe's Edge: Migration and Crisis in the Mediterranean

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198842514
eISBN:
9780191878497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842514.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The fifth chapter analyses how in the EU context Malta constructed a crisis around the issue of migration, and how the small state exploited the crisis to secure more EU funds and support. It thus ... More


Introduction: Thirty-Five Seconds

Beverly Bell

in Fault Lines: Views across Haiti's Divide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452123
eISBN:
9780801468322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452123.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This book offers an account of the first year after the Haitian earthquake of 2010, focusing on the deep fault lines caused by the disaster on the society, economy, and polity. Drawing on interviews ... More


Frontex: Joint Maritime Interdiction of Undifferentiated Flows—Operationalizing Pre-emptive Controls

Violeta Moreno-Lax

in Accessing Asylum in Europe: Extraterritorial Border Controls and Refugee Rights under EU Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198701002
eISBN:
9780191770517
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198701002.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Until the foundation of Frontex (and the current EBCG), operational border management was subject to limited inter-governmental cooperation between the Member States. Therefore, the introduction of a ... More


The Price We Demand for Asylum

Serena Parekh

in No Refuge: Ethics and the Global Refugee Crisis

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197507995
eISBN:
9780197508022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197507995.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Because the options for refugees in the Global South are so dire, many choose to seek asylum in a Western country. Yet even though there is a widely recognized right to seek asylum, most Western ... More


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