The Refugees - between Norm and Reality

  • Tania Nedelcheva Institute for the Study of Societies and Knowledge
Keywords: refugee, enemy image, hostile speech


The events of the past decades in the Middle East and North Africa have led thousands of people to seek security in other countries. Thus, the topic of refugees is permanently included in the current agenda of the European countries and respectively of Bulgaria. Information deficits about this displacement raise fears among Bulgarian society and the sustainable association of refugees with terrorism begins. The use of hostile speech increases, the image of the enemy is formed.

How to Cite
Nedelcheva , T. (2019). The Refugees - between Norm and Reality. Postmodernism Problems, 9(2), 295-307. Retrieved from