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The Cambridge Migration Research Network

Studying at Cambridge


Michael Clark

Department of Politics and International Studies

Research Interests

  • External relations policies of Hezbollah and the Sadrist movement; the provision of infra-structure, welfare, healthcare, schooling, etc. (by Hezbollah) in the absence of the state and via diaspora community funding
  • Lebanese diaspora communities and remission of funds back to Lebanon/capital flows
  • Diaspora communities' negotiation of political legitimacy within the context US Patriot Act
  • Funding of terrorism, organised crime and the broader context of market civilisation
  • Neoliberal discipline mechanisms; surveillance and governmentality

Research Supervision

Professor Chris Hill

Dr Glen Rangwala