Essays about: "securitization of migration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words securitization of migration.

  1. 1. The Stories of Cologne. Governing Emotions in Strange Encounters

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

    Author : Fanny Pertoft; [2018]
    Keywords : Politics of emotions; migration; national identity; gender equality; Germany; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The sexual assaults reported on New Year’s Eve 2015 in Cologne and the reactions towards it have changed political and public opinion on the issues of migration, gender equality, and sexual violence in Germany. Based on theories from postcolonial studies, feminist studies, security studies, approaches on collective trauma, and emotion studies this thesis analyzes ‘Cologne’ as a trauma which has enabled the affective construction of racialized and gendered subject positions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Relocation of migrants - a burning question of fragmentation within the European Parliament

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sara Ludvigsson; [2018]
    Keywords : European Union; European Parliament; European integration; Migration; Security; Securitization; Human security; Human rights; State sovereignty; Dimension analysis.;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the positions of the political groups in the European Parliament by examining the debates, focusing on the question of migration and more specifically on the policy of relocation of migrants. With the increasing number of people migrating into Europe, migration is an important question to study in the context of the European Union. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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