The Resource Exercising Human Rights : Gender, Agency and Practice, (electronic resource)

Exercising Human Rights : Gender, Agency and Practice, (electronic resource)

Label
Exercising Human Rights : Gender, Agency and Practice
Title
Exercising Human Rights
Title remainder
Gender, Agency and Practice
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Exercising Human Rights investigates why human rights are not universally empowering and why this damages people attempting to exercise rights. It takes a new approach in looking at humans as the subject of human rights rather than the object and exposes the gendered and ethnocentric aspects of violence and human subjectivity in the context of human rights. Using an innovative visual methodology, Redhead shines a new critical light on human rights campaigns in practice. She examines two cases in-depth. First, she shows how Amnesty International depicts women negatively in their 2004 'Stop Viol
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
323.082
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1236
LC item number
.R42 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics
Label
Exercising Human Rights : Gender, Agency and Practice, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; PART I Gender, Agency and Practice; 1 Overview; 2 The Fallacy of Gender-Neutrality; 3 Agency and Practice; PART II Exercising Human Rights; 4 Visual Methodology; 5 Visualizing Women's Agency: Amnesty International's 2004 Campaign Stop Violence against Women; 6 Not in Our Backyard: Visual Agency in the Oka Crisis; 7 Reflections; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn891449861
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (203 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135054786
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b34541731
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)891449861
  • ebl0203494067

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