Lecture 9_Global mobility_migrants, borders, security

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 5/11/11 Lecture 9 Global mobility: migration, borders, security
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5/11/11 Lecture outline The rise of the global refugee regime The impact of global processes on the international protection of refugees Key trends in international migration The securitization of migration Borders, security, surveillance
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5/11/11 Defining refugees Someone with “a well-founded fear of being persecuted in his country of origin for reasons of race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group or political opinion.” (1951 Geneva Convention) The creation of the UNHCR. Who is a refugee? Persecution; A perception of a lack of political and
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5/11/11 Post-World War II refugee
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A global history of displacement Colonial Legacy. Civil Wars. Cold War dynamics. Refugee vs. Citizen. A threat to the citizen/nation/state ensemble? Refugee vs. Migrant. What is the
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This note was uploaded on 05/11/2011 for the course BUSFIN 1003 taught by Professor Cyc during the Spring '11 term at HKU.

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