Refugees and Forced Displacement by United Nations University Press
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Refugees and Forced Displacement
By United Nations University Press

Refugees and Forced Displacement

International Security, Human Vulnerability and the State

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Refugees and Forced Displacement by United Nations University Press

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Refugees and displaced people are an example of tension between human and national security. This book explores this tension and connects it to pressing problems involving refugees and forced displacement. It demonstrates how these issues have been exacerbated by the war on terror after September 11, 2001.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9789280810868
ISBN-10: 9280810863
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 25mm)
Pages: 404
Imprint: United Nations University
Publisher: United Nations University
Publish Date: 18-Jul-2003
Country of Publication: Japan

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Author Biography - United Nations University Press

Edward Newman is the director of studies on conflict and security in the Peace and Governance Program of the United Nations University. Joanne van Selm is a senior policy analyst at the Migration Policy Institute.

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