Education, Asylum and the Non-Citizen Child: The Politics of Compassion and Belonging
Author: PINSON, HALLELI
Pub Date: 29/04/2010
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Refugees are physically and symbolically 'out of place' - their presence forces governments to address issues of rights and moral obligations. This book contrasts the hostility of immigration policy to 'non-citizen" children with teachers' exceptional compassion and 'citizen students' ambivalence in defining who can belong.