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Cosmopolitanism, Migration and Universal Human Rights

Editors: Chrom Jacobsen, Mogens, Berhanu Gebre, Emnet, Župarić-Iljić, Drago (Eds.)

  • Provides an interdisciplinary approach to the ideals, realities and challenges of cosmopolitanism
  • Identifies key issues and controversies cosmopolitanism is currently facing
  • Analyses foundations, significations and possibilities of cosmopolitanism 
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This book describes the potential and challenges of cosmopolitanism from a philosophical and historical point of view. Through the prism of cosmopolitanism, this book considers how the recent surge in migration is affecting our current reality, while also taking stock of the contemporary potential of cosmopolitan ideas. It considers and compares the significance of religion and culture for the wider societal acceptance or rejection of refugees. Moreover, the book examines the European Court of Human Rights jurisprudence on immigration policies, non-refoulement, humanitarian law and gender. It presents empirically based research of a quantitative, qualitative and comparative nature regarding the determinants of attitudes towards cosmopolitanism and more generally concerning public opinion on migration issues, and reflects on conceptions of and attitudes towards citizenship, while also imagining new forms of citizenship. This book serves as a comprehensive overview and resource for migration scholars from the social sciences and the humanities, as well as students and other stakeholders in the fields of migration and human rights.

About the authors

Mogens Chrom Jacobsen received his Cand. Mag. in Philosophy and Political Science from Copenhagen University. His works include a Ph.D. thesis, Jean Bodin et le dilemme de la philosophie politique moderne, Copenhagen University Press 2000, and a postdoctoral thesis, Three Conceptions of Human Rights, NSU Press 2011 (second revised edition, A Different History of Human Rights, Les politiques 2017). He is specialized in political philosophy and the intellectual history of human rights.

Emnet Berhanu Gebre is a Researcher affiliated with the Maurice Hauriou Institute and an International Consultant specialized in human rights protection in the context of migration. Her Ph.D. thesis focused on the international protection of persons displaced by climate change. Her research publications notably pertain to protection issues raised by environmental displacement and climate change litigation at the international and national levels. 

Drago Župarić-Iljić is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb. He has published within the interdisciplinary fields of forced migration, refugees, ethnicity and environmental studies. His focus is mostly on various structural causes and drivers of migration, and experiences of post-migration processes, with a special interest in the Central and South-East European region

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Hardcover $119.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Cosmopolitanism, Migration and Universal Human Rights
Editors
  • Mogens Chrom Jacobsen
  • Emnet Berhanu Gebre
  • Drago Župarić-Iljić
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-50645-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-50645-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-50644-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 226
Number of Illustrations
6 b/w illustrations, 2 illustrations in colour
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