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Bigo, Didier

Works: 177 works in 419 publications in 3 languages and 4,013 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Author, Director, Publishing director, Thesis advisor, Opponent, Other
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Most widely held works by Didier Bigo
Europe's 21st century challenge : delivering liberty by Didier Bigo( )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides a critical assessment of the liberties of citizens and others in the European Union (EU) and the different ways in which they are affected by the proliferation of discourses, practices and norms of insecurity enacted in the name of the safety of the citizen and collective security. It analyses from an interdisciplinary perspective the impacts of new techniques of surveillance and control of human movements over the liberty and security of the individual. The book offers a study of illiberal practices of liberal regimes in the field of security, and the relationship between the internal and external effects of these practices in an increasingly interconnected world, as well as the effects in relation to the place of the EU in this world. -- Back cover
Foreigners, refugees, or minorities? : rethinking people in the context of border controls and visas by Didier Bigo( )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the relationship of citizenship, ethnicity and international relations and how these three aspects of the State, its people and its neighbours relate to one another. It studies the wide issue of international relations
Terror, insecurity and liberty : illiberal practices of liberal regimes after 9/11 by Didier Bigo( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edited volume questions the widespread resort to illiberal security practices by contemporary liberal regimes since 9/11, and argues that counter-terrorism is embedded into the very logic of the fields of politics and security. Although recent debate surrounding civil rights and liberties in post-9/11 Europe has focused on the forms, provisions and legal consequences of security-led policies, this volume takes an inter-disciplinary approach to explore how these policies have come to generate illiberal practices. The book argues that policies implemented in the name of protection and national security have had a strong effect on civil liberties, human rights and social cohesion - in particular, but not only, since 9/11. The book undertakes detailed sociological enquiries concerning security agencies, and analyses public discourses on the definition of the terrorist threat. In doing so, it aims to show that the current reframing of civil rights and liberties is in part a result of the very functioning of both the political and the security fields, in that it is embedded in a broad array of domestic and transnational political, administrative and bureaucratic stakes
Controlling frontiers : free movement into and within Europe by Elspeth Guild( Book )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The book makes available in English an analysis of an important and politically highly charged field from a major French critical perspective. It draws on different disciplines including law, politics, international relations and philosophy."--Jacket
Foucault and the modern international : silences and legacies for the study of world politics( )

10 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and German and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book addresses the possibilities of analyzing the modern international through the thought of Michel Foucault. The broad range of authors brought together in this volume question four of the most self-evident characteristics of our contemporary world-'international', 'neoliberal', 'biopolitical' and 'global'- and thus fill significant gaps in both international and Foucault studies. The chapters discuss what a Foucauldian perspective does or does not offer for understanding international phenomena while also questioning many appropriations of Foucault's work. This transdisciplinary volume will serve as a reference for both scholars and students of international relations, international political sociology, international political economy, political theory/philosophy and critical theory more generally
Polices en réseaux : l'éxpérience européenne by Didier Bigo( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analiza vse močnejšega policijskega in sodnega sodelovanja v Evropi v luči schengenskih sporazumov, tretjega maastrichtskega stebra in Evropolove konvencije odraža nov proces in koncept evropeizacije notranje varnosti, ki povezuje kontrolo kriminala, mej in imigracije. Predstavlja vlogo zveznih policistov, informacijskih nadzornih sistemov, množico pravnih besedil, ki spremljajo to sodelovanje, transnacionalizacijo kontrolnih birokracij, policijska in tehnološka omrežja, evroterorizem in problematiko drugega kriminala itd. Pri tem zastavlja več vprašanj, med drugim, kakšne bodo posledice in kateri tip države se oblikuje na obzorju
Pouvoir et obéissance en Centrafrique by Didier Bigo( Book )

15 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in French and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extraordinary rendition : addressing the challenges of accountability by Elspeth Guild( )

7 editions published in 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The US led programme of extraordinary rendition created profound challenges for the international system of human rights protection and rule of law. This book examines the efforts of authorities in Europe and the US to re-establish rule of law and respect for human rights through the investigation of the program and its outcomes. The contributions to this volume examine the supranational and national inquiries into the US CIA-led extraordinary rendition and secret detention programme in Europe. The book takes as a starting point two recent and far-reaching developments in delivering accountability and establishing the truth: First, the publication of the executive summary of the US Senate Intelligence Committee (Feinstein) Report, and second, various European Court of Human Rights judgments regarding European Union Member States complicity with the CIA and their incompatibility with the European Convention of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (ECHR). The collective volume provides the first stock-taking review of the state of affairs in the quest for accountability in the EU, and identifies significant obstacles to further accountability in a selection of EU member states under investigation. It will be vital reading for students and scholars in a wide range of areas, including international relations, international law, public policy and counter-terrorism studies."--Provided by publisher
Au nom du 11 septembre ... : les démocraties à l'épreuve de l'antiterrorisme( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un document regroupant un ensemble inédit d'informations et d'analyses montrant à quel point la lutte contre le terrorisme est devenue centrale dans la nouvelle géopolitique mondiale et la vie politique des Etats démocratiques. Décrypte les logiques d'actions, les manipulations et la désinformation destinées à neutraliser les contre-pouvoirs essentiels au respect des valeurs démocratiques
Approches polémologiques : conflits et violence politique dans le monde au tournant des années quatre-vingt-dix( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International political sociology : transversal lines by Tugba Basaran( )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3. Continuity, discontinuity and contingency: Insights for international political sociology from political geography -- Territory as seen through a spatial lens -- The geo-sociology of politics -- Using geo-sociology -- Notes -- Bibliography -- 4. IBO, IPS and SIP: Engaging the sociologies of International Relations -- Revisiting the triad: rationale, merits and shortcomings -- IBO and international political sociology -- Contemporary and future sociologies of international relations -- Outlook -- Notes -- Bibliography -- PART II: Intersections
L'Europe des polices et de la sécurité intérieure by Didier Bigo( Book )

8 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recoge: 1. L'Europe de la sécurité intérieure - 2. De la difficulté d'atteindre un objectif communautaire par des motens qui ne le sont pas - 3. Le droit d'asile et la convention de Schengen - 4. La coopération policière européenne en pratique
Circuler, enfermer, éloigner : zone d'attente et centres de rétention des démocraties occidentales by Didier Bigo( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in French and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sphères de surveillance by Stéphane Leman-Langlois( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cet ouvrage collaboratif conçoit la manifestation de diverses stratégies, technologies, cibles et conséquences de la surveillance commet une série de « sphères » où êtres humains, dispositifs et processus interagissent et produisent une gamme pratiquement infinie d’agencements.--Cf. site web de l'éditeur
Border regimes and security in an enlarged European community : police co-operation with CEEC's : between trust and obligation by Didier Bigo( Book )

9 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illiberal practices of liberal regimes : the (in)security games( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the name of protection and nationl security, we witness the development of both a transnational field of professionals of politics and of professionals of security (police, intelligence, military). This development might provide a feeling of safety, but il also induces illiberal practices that lead to resistance from judges, human rights groups and part of the public. Drawing on research from several European countries, this volume brings together essays on the way counterterrorism is embedded into the very logic of the fields of politics and of security, both in their internal and international dimension
Troubler et inquiéter : les discours du désordre international( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mobilité(s) sous surveillance : perspectives croisées UE-Canada( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La mise à l'écart des étrangers la logique du visa Schengen by Didier Bigo( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The field of the EU internal security agencies( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume exemplifies the general theory of a field of professionals of security and proposes a map of the European internal security agencies (Europol, Eurojust, Frontex, OLAF). It insists on the relations between the agencies in order to give a better idea of the flow of communication and strategic or operational decisions produced at the EU level as too often the audience has only monographers about these agencies. Any person interested in security in the EU will thus have a better idea of the relations between the agencies
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Terror, insecurity and liberty : illiberal practices of liberal regimes after 9/11
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