Anti-Immigrantism in Western Democracies: Statecraft, Desire by Roxanne Ly Doty

By Roxanne Ly Doty

Anti-Immigrantism in Western Democracies seems at immigrantism within the US, the united kingdom and France in the context of globalisation and questions our figuring out of the 'state'.

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Images of pauperism stressed feelings of fluidity and indefiniteness, conveying the impression, at once massive and vague. It was a composite population, which encircled the social order from within, from its tenements, its industrial agglomerations. 38 Several weapons were used to combat pauperism, most of which would be considered inclusive, for example, mutual aid societies, insurance, and education. 39 The different classifications of immigrants that is emphasized in the previous section on the 1996 legislation, while for the most part exclusionary in nature, also illustrate the way immigrants are divided from and played off against each other.

18 Judicial review was severely curtailed by the 1996 Immigration Act. Through a process of “expedited removal” immigration officials can quicky deport asylum-seekers and illegal immigrants who show up at the border and at airports. Immigration officials, not judges determine who can be deported. Unless asylum-seekers can prove a credible fear to immigration officials upon arrival, they are not granted appearance before an immigration judge. The courts are prohibited from holding the INS accountable for its decisions in almost every discretionary area except discretionary grants of asylum.

Practices of codification and territorialization proliferate. 42 This is indeed what creates tension blurring the lines between the domestic realm of order and the outside realm of insecurity. While the stranger is spatially on the inside, his/her position is fundamentally affected by the fact that he/she is not constituted as indigenous to the inside though his/her constitution is inextricably linked to the constitution of the inside. 43 While the stranger is spatially on the inside, his/her very presence defies the easy expedient of spatial segregation.

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