The Resource The Media and Human Rights : the Cosmopolitan Promise, (electronic resource)

The Media and Human Rights : the Cosmopolitan Promise, (electronic resource)

Label
The Media and Human Rights : the Cosmopolitan Promise
Title
The Media and Human Rights
Title remainder
the Cosmopolitan Promise
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In recent years there has been an explosion in the usage and visibility of the language of human rights, but what does this mean for the role of the media? For evolving ideas about human rights? And for the prospect of shared cosmopolitan values?Ekaterina Balabanova argues that in order to answer these questions there needs to be a deconstruction of monolithic ways of thinking about the media and human rights, incorporating the spectrum of political arguments and worldviews that underpin both. Ten case studies are presented which illustrate many of the problems and challenges associated with t
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
070.4/49323044
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC571.B336 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
The Media and Human Rights : the Cosmopolitan Promise, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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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; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; Part I; 1 Human rights: key issues; Part II; 2 Information, media and power; 3 The normative dimension: cosmopolitanism; Part III; 4 Humanitarian intervention; Case study: Kosovo 1999; Case study: Libya 2011; 5 Genocide; Case study: Rwanda 1994; Case study: Darfur 2003-present; 6 Asylum and immigration; Case study: Mobility in the EU; Case study: The UNHCR and World Refugee Day; 7 Freedom of speech; Case study: Danish cartoons; Case study: Whistle-blowing; 8 Torture
  • Case study: Abu GhraibCase study: 'Extraordinary' rendition and 'ordinary' extradition; 9 Conclusion: media and human rights: cosmopolitan promise or deficit?; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn891449927
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (221 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136253881
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34631343
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)891449927
  • ebl1136253882

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