(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2008)

Document title

Rethinking security : perspectives from Arab-American and British Arab activists

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

STAEHELI L.A. (1) ; NAGEL C.R. (2) ;
(1) Institute of Geography, School of Geosciences, Univ., Edinburgh, ROYAUME-UNI
(2) Dept. of Geography, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia, ETATS-UNIS


Based on interviews with over 100 activists in both countries, the AA. explore the ways in which Arab immigrant communities have experienced the enhanced security measures taken by governments. The activists describe the ways in which these measures have increased feelings of fear and insecurity within their communities. They emphasize how immigration, border and surveillance technologies lent a pervasive sense of insecurity to daily life


Article of periodic

published at : Antipode / ISSN 0066-4812

Editor : Blackwell, Oxford - ROYAUME-UNI (1969)

Millesime : 2008, vol. 40, no5 [pp. 780-801]

Bibliographic references : 49 ref.



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