Migration and the New Technological Borders of Europe by H. DijstelbloemMigration and the New Technological Borders of Europe by H. Dijstelbloem

Migration and the New Technological Borders of Europe

byH. DijstelbloemEditorA. Meijer

Hardcover | February 1, 2011

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European borders that aim to control migration and mobility increasingly rely on technology to distinguish between citizens and aliens. This book explores new tensions in Europe between states and citizens, and between politics, technology and human rights.  
HUUB DIJSTELBLOEM Lecturer in Philosophy of Science at the University of Amsterdam and Senior Researcher at the Scientific Council for Government Policy in The Hague (WRR), both of the Netherlands. His research focuses on questions concerning democracy in technological societies and on the political aspects of surveillance and biomedi...
Title:Migration and the New Technological Borders of EuropeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:194 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.79 inPublished:February 1, 2011Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230278469

ISBN - 13:9780230278462


Table of Contents

Detecting Europe's New Technological Borders; H.Dijstelbloem, A.Meijer & M Besters
The Development of the EU Migration and Asylum Regime; A.Balch & A.Geddes
A European 'Border' Surveillance System Under Construction; D.Broeders
Migration and the Machine-Readable Body: Identification and Biometrics;  I.van der Ploeg & I.Sprenkels
Information Technology and Responsibility: An Uncontrollable Migration Machine; A.Meijer
Legal Boundaries and the Use of Migration Technology; E.Brouwer
Reclaiming Control Over Europe's Technological Borders; H.Dijstelbloem, A.Meijer & F.Brom