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Listen to our new podcast episode with Soumaya Majdoub

  • October 26, 2022

Over- or Underpopulation? Mobilization and Persistence of Malthusian Framings in Migration Debates 

 

Check out our latest episode of the Migration Talks podcast! In this episode, Soumaya Majdoub (Ph.D. researcher at Interface Demography, Vrije Universiteit Brussel), Sibel Top (Coordinator of the BIRMM research center) and Florian Trauner (co-director of the BIRMM research center) discuss the idea of overpopulation. Soumaya Majdoub explains where and how it originated, why it is still so persistent today, and how it was linked to discourses on migration, and more specifically anti-migrant discourses and migration policies. Listen to the full episode both on Soundcloud and Spotify!

 

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