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The EU, Migration and the Politics of Administrative Detention Michela Ceccorulli

The EU, Migration and the Politics of Administrative Detention

Michela Ceccorulli

Published April 7th 2014
ISBN : 9780415816892
Hardcover
250 pages
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Migration is now regarded as a security issue, both in public debate and government policies. In turn, the phenomenon of detention as a governance practice has emerged, and the developing presence of camps in Europe for migrants has given rise to aMoreMigration is now regarded as a security issue, both in public debate and government policies. In turn, the phenomenon of detention as a governance practice has emerged, and the developing presence of camps in Europe for migrants has given rise to a tangle of new and complex issues.This book examines the phenomenon of irregular immigration, and provides a comprehensive picture of the practices and the implications of detention of migrants within and the European Union. It analyses detention as a tool of governance and in doing so explores several key themes:the security threat for Europethe security governance processes enacted to handle irregular immigrationthe forms of detention in different geographical contextsthe effectiveness of the EU s approach to the issue. The EU, Migration and the Politics of Administrative Detention will be of interest to students and scholars of the EU s external relations, migration, human rights, European politics and security studies.