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Author Shaw, Ibrahim Seaga, 1962-
Title Human rights journalism [electronic resource] : advances in reporting distant humanitarian interventions / Ibrahim Seaga Shaw.
Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  P96.H85 S53 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 281 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword by Stuart Allan -- Introduction : background and scope of human rights journalism -- Human rights journalism : a conceptual framework -- Critical comparative analyses of human rights journalism and peace journalism, global journalism and human rights reporting -- Public, citizen and peace journalisms : towards the more radical human rights journalism strand -- The dynamics and challenges of reporting humanitarian interventions -- The 'us only' and 'us+them' frames in reporting the Sierra Leone War : implications for human rights journalism -- 'Operation Restore Hope' in Somalia and genocide in Rwanda -- Politics of humanitarian intervention and human wrongs journalism : the case of Kosovo vs Sierra Leone -- The Politics of development and global poverty eradication -- The 2007 EU-Africa Lisbon Summit and 'the Global Partnership for Africa' -- The reporting of asylum seekers and refugees in the UK -- Conclusion : a case for human rights journalism and future directions -- Afterword by Jake Lynch.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Human rights in mass media.
Human rights -- Press coverage.
Journalism -- Authorship.
Reporters and reporting.
Report writing.
Related To Print version: Shaw, Ibrahim Seaga,. Human rights journalism. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. 9780230321427 0230321429 (DLC) 2011047524
ISBN 023035887X (electronic bk.)
9780230358874 (electronic bk.)
9780230321427 (hardback)
0230321429 (hardback)