By Peter Nyers
Securitizations of Citizenship investigates how the destiny of citizenship is now stuck up in a dramatic and hazardous technique of securitizing political groups. within the anxious situation of the post-9/11 interval, applied sciences of surveillance and keep an eye on are quickly proliferating, developing critical constraints for the enactment of citizenship practices. whereas citizenship has constantly confronted the matter of exclusiveness, the modern dating among safeguard, territory, and inhabitants is being remodeled in ways in which are growing new dynamics of exclusion for electorate, non-citizens, and quasi-citizens alike.
This booklet assesses a number of citizenship practices with regards to the emergence of different types of governance which are attentive to – and constitutive of – fears, anxieties, and insecurities within the inhabitants. even as, the ebook identifies and assesses citizenship practices for the way they could mobilize innovative forces to militate opposed to the anxious, nervous and nervous subjectivities instigated via newly securitized sovereignties. within the serious areas among inclusion and exclusion, migration and mobility, defense and surveillance, cause and neurosis, biopower and sovereign energy, the individuals to this booklet mirror upon the chances and constraints for refiguring citizenship this present day.
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Securitizations of Citizenship (Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics) by Peter Nyers