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Review of the conclusion by Melina Duarte

In previous contributions to the GMR reading group on Parekh’s insightful book, Refugees and the Ethics of Forced Displacement, Juha Räikkä and Sini Paakkinen, Sune Lægaard, Patti Lenard, Nadim Khouri, and Andreas Føllesdal presented their readings and brought up several interesting questions for debate. Räikka and Paakkinen opened the reading group with a concise review Read More

Review of “Refugees and the Ethics of Forced Displacement” in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews

Hi, here is a review of Serena’s book that might be of interest to you all: http://ndpr.nd.edu/news/refugees-and-the-ethics-of-forced-displacement/ Thanks to Juha for letting me know about it!

Review of chapter 4. by Andreas Føllesdal

Here is the review of Chapter 4. “Responsibility for the Forcibly Displaced” by Andreas Føllesdal. You can comment and discuss below the review. “This book addresses an important and urgent issue which citizens and politicians have not considered sufficiently: What do we owe victims of forced displacement in search of safety and security, who are Read More

Review of Chapter 3. by Nadim Khouri

Here is the review of Chapter 3. “Hannah Arendt and the Ontological Deprivation of Statelessness” by Nadim Khouri. You can comment and discuss below the review. “Serena Parekh—Hannah Arendt and the Ontological Deprivation of Statelessness In this book, Serena defends the right for refugees to live dignified lives as they await a more permanent solution Read More

Review of Chapter 2. by Patti Lenard

Here is the review of Chapter 2. “Refugees in Contemporary Political Philosophy” by Patti Lenard. You can comment and discuss below the review. “Serena Parekh’s message, in chapter 2 of Refugees and the Ethics of Forced Displacement, is that past work in political theory on refugees has over-emphasized the importance of permanent solutions for refugees.  Read More

Review of Chapter 1. by Sune Lægaard

Hi all! Here is the review of Chapter 1. “The Moral Significance of the Refugee Regime” by Sune Lægaard. Feel free to comment below. “Chapter 1: The Moral Significance of the Refugee Regime In this chapter of Refugees and the Ethics of Forced Displacement, Serena Parekh sketches the existing refugee regime, the role of encampment Read More

Review of Introduction by Juha Räikkä and Sini Paakkinen

Hi! Here is the summary and review Juha Räikkä and Sini Paakkinen wrote of the introduction, which I already emailed to you previously. Feel free to comment below. “Serena Parekh: Refugees and the Ethics of Forced Displacement (2017) Summary of the Introduction (most formulations directly from the text) Serena Parekh criticizes the limited philosophical discussion of Read More

Reading group on Parekh’s The Ethics of Forced Displacement

Hi! This website is now up and running, and we should shortly be able to comment on the posts. Here is a reminder of the schedule for the reading group: Chapters Date Assigned to Introduction 23.feb Juha Räikkä Chapter 1. The Moral Significance of the Refugee Regime 16.mar Sune Lægaard Chapter 2. Refugees in Contemporary Read More