9781405180313

Forced Migration and Global Politics

by
  • ISBN13:

    9781405180313

  • ISBN10:

    1405180315

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-07-20
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $121.95 Save up to $3.66
  • Buy New
    $118.29
    Add to Cart Free Shipping

    SPECIAL ORDER: 1-2 WEEKS

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

Using real-world examples and in-depth case studies, Forced Migration and Global Politics systematically applies International Relations theory to explore the international politics of forced migration. Provides an accessible and thought-provoking introduction to the main debates and concepts in international relations and examines their relevance for understanding forced migration Utilizes a wide-range of real-world examples and in-depth case studies, including the harmonization of EU asylum and immigration policy and the securitization of asylum since 9/11 Explores the relevance of cutting-edge debates in international relations to forced migration

Author Biography

Alexander Betts is Hedley Bull Research Fellow in International Relations at the University of Oxford, where he is also Director of the MacArthur Foundation-funded Global Migration Governance Project. He has written extensively on the international politics of refugee protection and migration, most recently co-authoring UNHCR: The Politics and Practice of Refugee Protection into the Twenty-First Century with Gil Loescher and James Milner (2008).

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
International Relations Theories
Sovereignty and the State System
Security
International Cooperation
Global Governance
North-South Relations and the International Political Economy
Globalization
Regionalism
Bibliography
Index
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review