Climate Change Refugees

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Abstract

This chapter examines the inherent complexities involved in determining the number of people who may be on the move. The chapter then turns to the conceptual challenges involved in naming and framing people movement in the climate change context. Finally, the chapter discusses at some length the legal and policy avenues which have been explored in respond to such environment.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Migration and Globalisation
EditorsAnna Triandafyllidou
Place of PublicationGlos, United Kingdom
PublisherEdward Elgar Publishing
Chapter23
Pages397-410
Number of pages14
ISBN (Electronic)9781785367519
ISBN (Print)9781785367502
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Publication series

NameHandbooks on Globalisation

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THORNTON, F. (2018). Climate Change Refugees. In A. Triandafyllidou (Ed.), Handbook of Migration and Globalisation (pp. 397-410). (Handbooks on Globalisation). Glos, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing. https://doi.org/10.4337/9781785367519.00011