Essays about: "securitization of migration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words securitization of migration.

  1. 1. Welcome to the new jungle: A discourse analysis of the securitization of migration in the Calais crisis in British media

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Pia Lindqvist; [2017-07-03]
    Keywords : Securitization; security; Critical Discourse Analysis; Calais; British media; refugees; migrants;

    Abstract : Since the end of the Cold War there has been a change in what is considered a security issue and a focus on 'softer security' issues, such as migration. As argued by researchers, the media has been a site for anti-illegal migration discourse which has been consistent with an increased politicization of migration starting from the 1970's. READ MORE

  2. 2. Migration and health – an issue dominated by human rights or security? A discourse analysis of the World Health Organization and Swedish media

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Clara Luthman; [2017]
    Keywords : critical discourse analysis; health screening; migration; securitization; global health security; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The health effects of migration receive increased attention in Sweden and internationally, and involves both the effects on the health of migrants and the society. The field encompasses issues such as how migrants’ health is affected by the hazardous journey, if the health needs differ from the host population and if migration have any consequences for public health in the recipient country. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Gendered Implications of Securitized Migration : A qualitative look at how the securitization of migration affects women's experiences of seeking asylum in one of the world's most gender equal countries

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Iris Luthman; [2017]
    Keywords : gender; asylum-seekers; securitization of migration; Sweden;

    Abstract : The interrelation between gender and the asylum-seeking process has received increasing attention within academic as well as political discussions in the past decade. Looking specifically at the case of Sweden, this paper hopes to add to existing knowledge through the consideration of how tensions and contradictions regarding migrants and asylum-seekers affect women’s experiences of the asylum-seeking process. READ MORE

  4. 4. Challenges of the European Migration Crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tina Amir Manochehri Naeini; [2017]
    Keywords : Securitization; Migration; European Migration Crisis; Speech act; content analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Migration is a multidimensional phenomena presented in various political debates, discussed from economic perspectives to human rights features. Historically, migrants have been considered both as possibilities contributing to the economy and diversity as well as threats to the economy, society and the cultural identity of the host community. READ MORE

  5. 5. Refugees: victims or threats to society? : An analysis of the discourse on the securitization of refugees in the Netherlands

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Gabriëlle op 't Hoog; [2017]
    Keywords : Refugees; migration; postcolonialism; otherization; the Netherlands; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to understand how the discourse on the securitization of migration in the Netherlands is constructed and which components establish and shape this linguistic context. More specifically, the role of Dutch politicians in the shaping of the discourse will be investigated by means of an analysis of their questions, answers, and debates as recorded in the parliament. READ MORE