Controlling a New Migration World (Routledge Studies in the by Virginie Guiraudon, Christian Joppke

By Virginie Guiraudon, Christian Joppke

Controlling a brand new Migration World explores the standards that force fresh migration keep watch over guidelines and, in flip, sheds mild at the unintentional results of regulations for the hot personality of migration. This publication asks how we will account for the immigration regulations of liberal states. Is the hot linkage among migration and safety a rhetorical invention of elites or a mirrored image of adjusting migrant profiles? Are states' keep an eye on rules successfully containing or in simple terms redirecting undesirable migration flows? This more and more appropriate factor should be of serious use to someone operating in comparative politics, sociology and learning ethnicity or foreign migration, in addition to pros operating within the migrant/asylum and public legislations fields.

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In the words of an eminent authority on this subject, ``[C]riminality past and present is the major determinant of o¤cials' decisions'' (Tonry 1997b: 15). Discrimination on the part of the state can already be ruled out as the explanation because there are signi¢cant inter-group di¡erences: in England, Afro-Caribbeans and Africans are seven times more likely to be imprisoned than South Asians, even though both groups are subject to similar levels of racial discrimination in employment and housing (Smith 1997); in the Netherlands, Moroccans have markedly higher crime rates than Turks, even though both are similarly economically and socially disadvantaged and with a similar settlement history as guestworkers between 1950 and 1973 ( Junger-Tas 1997); and self-selected economic migrants from many Asian countries show lower crime rates everywhere than even the resident population, and this in the ¢rst and subsequent immigrant generations (Tonry 1997b: 22).

1995). In other words, one needs to disaggregate the state into its various branches and domestic societies into various interest groups to get a better analytical grip of the question of control and constraints and identify protagonists in both camps. Similarly, research on the plurality of state responses to these constraints is needed (Guiraudon and Lahav 2000). They include renewed commitment at the level of national politics and an increase in technological and personnel resources at the operational level.

In other words, one needs to disaggregate the state into its various branches and domestic societies into various interest groups to get a better analytical grip of the question of control and constraints and identify protagonists in both camps. Similarly, research on the plurality of state responses to these constraints is needed (Guiraudon and Lahav 2000). They include renewed commitment at the level of national politics and an increase in technological and personnel resources at the operational level.

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