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Governing through migration control : security and citizenship in Britain

Abstract:

Expanding mechanisms of border control increasingly depend on the criminalization of non-citizens. While some criminology scholarship might suggest such measures announce an increasing governance of migration 'through crime', we argue that it is not simply a case of punitive crime control strategies leaching into migration policies. Not only are foreigners in a far more vulnerable position to the British citizen, but the restrictions they face play important constitutive roles in newly invigo...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/bjc/azn059

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, Law, Centre for Criminology
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
British Journal of Criminology Journal website
Volume:
48
Issue:
6
Pages:
703-719
Publication date:
2008-11-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1464-3529
ISSN:
0007-0955
URN:
uuid:5dc0411a-50c7-4842-8859-9e6fad2a5289
Source identifiers:
292891
Local pid:
pubs:292891
Language:
English

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