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'Barahunga amahoro—They are fleeing peace!’ The politics of re-displacement and entrenchment in Post-War Burundi

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Ahead of the 2015 contested elections, Burundi got embroiled in a vast refugee crisis only a decade after the end of the civil war. Against the official government efforts to depoliticize the crisis, the article draws on interviews with Burundians across space and time to underscore the fundamentally political character of migration decisions after the war, and argues for the applicability of the social contract theory for a bottom-up conception of political incorporation and citizenship. The...

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10.1093/jrs/few025

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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Refugee Studies Journal website
Publication date:
2016-08-05
Acceptance date:
2016-06-01
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ISSN:
1471-6925 and 0951-6328
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pubs:663165
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uri:40f69842-1224-445d-9117-223166961e66
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uuid:40f69842-1224-445d-9117-223166961e66
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pubs:663165

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