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European Unification and Exclusion Regimes

  • Kostas Maronitis
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Abstract

The chapter deploys the concepts of utopia and dystopia in order to provide a critical narrative of European unification. Here, the binary opposition between Europhiles and Euro-sceptics is deemed inadequate for encapsulating immigration into the current debates on the European Union (EU).

Keywords

Dublin regulation EU integration Europia Postnationalism Euro-sceptics and Europhiles Utopia 

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  • Kostas Maronitis
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  1. 1.Leeds Trinity UniversityLeedsUnited Kingdom

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