Violent Borders: The State vs. the Right to Move

Title

Violent Borders: The State vs. the Right to Move

Authors

Reece Jones

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Description

Over 40,000 people died trying to cross a border in the past decade around the world. Jones argues these deaths are part of a long history of states using movement restrictions to protect privileges and to contain the poor. A book sale and signing will follow the presentation.

This program is sponsored by the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues and co-sponsored by the Middle East Studies Program, the Departments of Sociology and International Studies and the Security Studies Certificate Program. It is also part of the Clarke Forum’s semester theme, Citizen/Refugee.

Publication Date

4-16-2018

Keywords

borders, citizen, refugee

Disciplines

International and Area Studies | Migration Studies | National Security Law

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