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Political Belonging in a Neoliberal Era: The Struggle of the Sans-Papiers

McNevin, Anne

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This article argues that political belonging should be understood in the context of diverse spatial imaginaries which encompass but are not confined to the state. Engin Isin's approach to citizenship provides a theoretical grounding for this claim. By way of demonstration, the article focuses on the spatially reconfigured practices of the neoliberal state in relation to irregular migration. It shows how the policing of irregular migration sustains a logic of political belonging based on...[Show more]

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Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/85361
Source: Citizenship Studies
DOI: 10.1080/13621020600633051

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