Detaining the immigrant other: global and transnational by Rich Furman, Douglas Epps, Greg Lamphear

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By Rich Furman, Douglas Epps, Greg Lamphear

This edited textual content explores immigration detention via an international and transnational lens. Immigration detention is often transnational; the complicated dynamics of apprehending, detaining, and deporting undocumented immigrants contain a number of businesses that coordinate and sometimes act throughout kingdom kingdom limitations. The lives of undocumented immigrants also are transnational in nature; the detention of immigrants in a single nation (often with no due approach and with no supplying the chance to touch these of their kingdom of foundation) has profound financial and emotional effects for his or her families.
The authors discover immigration detention in international locations that experience infrequently been formerly explored within the literature. a few of these chapters contain analyses of detention in international locations reminiscent of Malaysia, South Africa, Turkey and Indonesia. in addition they current chapters which are comparative in nature and take care of better, macro matters approximately immigration detention regularly. The authors' common utilization of lived adventure together with a extensive scholarly wisdom base is what units this quantity except others, making it necessary and sensible for students within the social sciences and anyone attracted to the worldwide phenomenon of immigration detention.

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2 shows detention outcomes by detainees’ migration preferences and category of receiving state (the upper panel shows data on 2003; the lower panel pertains to the 2011 study). It turns out that detainees’ stated migration preferences are a poor predictor of the migration outcome of detention in terms of release in the Netherlands, deportation, or AVRD. The differential willingness among states to readmit nationals seems to be more influential. In 2003, for example, respondents from countries aspiring to EU membership or Surinam had an 84 percent probability of deportation, and it did not matter much whether detainees personally wanted to go to these countries; those who wanted to go there had a 91 percent probability of deportation, against 81 percent among those who were reluctant to go.

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