Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses, Mobilities | Bastian Vollmer – Academia.edu

This article analyses representations of the UK border (in relation to migration) in UK public and policy discourses. It uses methods from corpus linguistics and critical discourse analysis to compare the two discursive domains. A 26 million-word Sorgente: Vollmer, B. (forthcoming 2017), Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses,Continua a leggere “Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses, Mobilities | Bastian Vollmer – Academia.edu”

Vollmer, B. (forthcoming 2017), Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses, Mobilities | Bastian Vollmer – Academia.edu

This article analyses representations of the UK border (in relation to migration) in UK public and policy discourses. It uses methods from corpus linguistics and critical discourse analysis to compare the two discursive domains. A 26 million-word Sorgente: Vollmer, B. (forthcoming 2017), Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses,Continua a leggere “Vollmer, B. (forthcoming 2017), Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses, Mobilities | Bastian Vollmer – Academia.edu”

Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses, Mobilities | Bastian Vollmer – Academia.edu

This article analyses representations of the UK border (in relation to migration) in UK public and policy discourses. It uses methods from corpus linguistics and critical discourse analysis to compare the two discursive domains. A 26 million-word Sorgente: Vollmer, B. (forthcoming 2017), Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses,Continua a leggere “Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses, Mobilities | Bastian Vollmer – Academia.edu”

Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses, Mobilities | Bastian Vollmer – Academia.edu

This article analyses representations of the UK border (in relation to migration) in UK public and policy discourses. It uses methods from corpus linguistics and critical discourse analysis to compare the two discursive domains. A 26 million-word Sorgente: Vollmer, B. (forthcoming 2017), Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses,Continua a leggere “Security or Insecurity? Representations of the UK Border in Public and Policy Discourses, Mobilities | Bastian Vollmer – Academia.edu”

Why pushing undocumented children out of schools won’t help bring down net migration

Nando Sigona, University of Birmingham Leaked cabinet papers seen by the BBC suggest that back when she was home secretary, Theresa May wanted schools to carry out immigration checks and withdraw school places offered to children of parents unlawfully in the UK. The leaked documents show that the proposals were vehemently opposed by the then-education […]Continua a leggere “Why pushing undocumented children out of schools won’t help bring down net migration”

La «jungle» vit ses derniers feux – 

Ce mercredi signe la fin de trois jours d’évacuation du camp de Calais, devenu méconnaissable entre les incendies et le départ de l’essentiel des réfugiés, en route vers de nouveaux lieux de vie à t… Sorgente: La «jungle» vit ses derniers feux – Libération

Stranded hope: Hungary’s sustained attack on the rights of refugees and migrants 

Thousands of asylum-seekers – including unaccompanied children – are suffering violent abuse, illegal push backs and unlawful detention at the hands of Hungary’s authorities and a system blatantly des Sorgente: Stranded hope: Hungary’s sustained attack on the rights of refugees and migrants | Amnesty International USA

Unequal Relationships Between Unauthorized Migrants and the Wider Society: Production, Reproduction, Mobility, and Risk 

This is a comment on a special issue about the labor superexploitation of unauthorized immigrant workers. It uses the broadly Marxist understanding that inequalities are not just bad conditions or positions but are social relations in which goods are Sorgente: Unequal Relationships Between Unauthorized Migrants and the Wider Society: Production, Reproduction, Mobility, and Risk |Continua a leggere “Unequal Relationships Between Unauthorized Migrants and the Wider Society: Production, Reproduction, Mobility, and Risk “

Confronting The Rise In Racism: Stand Up To Racism National Conference 2016 Tickets, Sat, 8 Oct 2016 at 10:30 

Speakers include: Jeremy Corbyn MP, Labour Leader, Diane Abbott MP, Lord Alf Dubs, Kate Osamor MP, Journalist Owen Jones, Kevin Courtney NUT General Secretary, Claude Moraes MEP, Maurice Wren, Refugee Council Chief Exec, Colette Levy Hidden Child of Vichy France, Talha Almad Muslim Council of Britain, Mark Serwotka PCS Gen Sec, Sally Hunt UCU Gen Sec, ClareContinua a leggere “Confronting The Rise In Racism: Stand Up To Racism National Conference 2016 Tickets, Sat, 8 Oct 2016 at 10:30 “