Qui Bono?

  title={Qui Bono?},
  author={Georgios Karyotis and Dimitris Skleparis},
  journal={Griffith Law Review},
  pages={683 - 706}
It has become commonplace to argue that migration in most host states is socially constructed primarily as a security threat, a process known as ‘securitisation’. Political elites and security professionals are identified as the main agents that promote this particular framing of the issue. While securitisation is often implicitly considered as a goal-orientated process, paradoxically few studies have explored its actual consequences on policy and the securitising actors themselves. Adopting a… Expand
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