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Published: 01 December 2014

272 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198722571

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Inside Immigration Detention

Mary Bosworth

  • The first sustained study of life in immigration detention centres, revealing their culture, politics, and impact on the lives of detainees
  • Examines the growing evidence of the criminalization of migration and the resulting treatment of migrants and asylum seekers
  • An empirically rich, theoretically driven study that contributes to the understanding of the shifting nature of penal power under conditions of mobility

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