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Frontiers of fear : immigration and insecurity in the United States and Europe /

Main Author: Chebel d'Appollonia, Ariane.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2012
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : The immigration-security nexus
  • Part I. The framing of immigration as a security issue. Newcomers, old threats, and current concerns ; Securitization before 9/11 ; Securitization after 9/11
  • Part II. The dynamics of policy failure. Border escalation as a policy failure ; The security/insecurity spiral ; Radicalization in the west
  • Part III. Why do failed policies persist? Emigration, development, and (in)security ; Immigration, economic interests, and politics
  • Conclusion : Threats to western democracy.