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' Security and Migration: Challenges to the Liberal State'

Symposium on the 27th August 2007

To coincide with Edinburgh's Fringe and Book Festivals, the CHALLENGE project and the University of Edinburgh are organising a Symposium on "Security and Migration: Challenges to the Liberal State". The Symposium will take place on 27th August 2007. It will explore the impact of changing practices of security and migration control on liberal norms and institutions in European states.

Speakers will include Didier Bigo, Christina Boswell, Roland Dannreuther, Elspeth Guild, Georgios Karyothis, Charles Raab, Nick Rengger and Jo Shaw.

If you would like to attend, please notify Caroline Laffey, email: For further information, contact Christina Boswell on

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