Global Perspectives on Human Migration, Asylum, and Security

Global Perspectives on Human Migration, Asylum, and Security

Christina M. Akrivopoulou (Hellenic Open University, Greece)
Release Date: November, 2017|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 268
ISBN13: 9781522528173|ISBN10: 1522528172|EISBN13: 9781522528180|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-2817-3


Unstable social climates are causing the displacement of large numbers of people around the world. Thus, the issue of safe replacement arises causing the need for new policies and strategies regarding immigration.

Global Perspectives on Human Migration, Asylum, and Security is a timely reference source for the latest research on the challenges, risks, and policies of current relocation and refugee flows, as well as address security problems in relation to these aspects of immigration. Featuring coverage on a wide variety of topics and perspectives such as terrorism, racism, and human rights, this publication is ideally designed for academicians, policy makers, researchers, and practitioners seeking current research on the current societal happenings of refugee integration around the world.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Digital Media
  • Diversity
  • Human Rights
  • Racism
  • Religion
  • Terrorism

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Christina M. Akrivopoulou holds the post of committee President in the Greek Refugee Appeals Authority. She has a PhD in Constitutional Law and has been a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Greek Scholarship Foundation and the Aristotle University Research Committee. Her main research interests concern human and constitutional rights, the protection of the right to privacy, data protection, the private-public distinction, asylum and citizenship. She has lectured in the Faculty of Political Sciences of Democritus University of Thrace, in Hellenic Open University, in Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and in the EMA Unesco Chair inter-university master class. She also works as an Attorney-at-Law at the Thessaloniki Law Bar Association. She is collaborating with several Greek law reviews and she is an active member of many non-governmental human rights organisations in Greece and abroad.