❮Ebook❯ ➢ The Citizen and the Alien: Dilemmas of Contemporary Membership Author Linda Bosniak – E17streets4all.co.uk Citizenship presents two faces Within a political community it stands for inclusion and universalism but to outsiders citizenship means exclusion Because these aspects of citizenship appear spatially and the Kindle × Citizenship presents two faces Within a political community it stands for inclusion and universalism but to outsiders The Citizen PDF or citizenship means exclusion Because these aspects of citizenship appear spatially and jurisdictionally separate they are usually regarded as complementary In fact the inclusionary and exclusionary dimensions of citizenship dramatically collide within the territory of the nation Citizen and the Alien: Dilemmas PDF/EPUB or state creating multiple contradictions when it comes to the class of people the law calls aliens transnational migrants with a status short of full citizenship Examining alienage and alienage law in all of its complexities The Citizen and the Alien explores the dilemmas of inclusion and exclusion inherent in the practices and institutions of citizenship in liberal democratic societies especially the United States In doing so it offers an important new perspective on the changing meaning of citizenship in a world of highly porous borders and increasing transmigration As a particular form of noncitizenship alienage represents a powerful lens through which to examine the meaning of citizenship itself argues Linda Bosniak She uses alienage to examine the promises and limits of the eual citizenship ideal that animates many constitutional democracies In the process she shows how core features of globalization serve to shape the structure of legal and social relationships at the very heart of national societies.
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- 222 pages
- The Citizen and the Alien: Dilemmas of Contemporary Membership
- Linda Bosniak
- 16 September 2016 Linda Bosniak