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Author Pandey, G. P. (Gyan Prakash), editor.

Title Problems and perspectives of the relationship between the media and human rights / edited by G.P. Pandey, Charu Joshi and Paromita Das
Published Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017


Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents List of Graphs / Illustrations; List of Tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; Chapter One; Chapter Two; Chapter Three; Chapter Four; Chapter Five; Chapter Six; Chapter Seven; Chapter Eight; Chapter Nine; Chapter Ten; Chapter Eleven; Chapter Twelve; Chapter Thirteen
Summary In a democratic political system, the media is often entrusted with the responsibility of guarding the rights of the people. As such, it is essential to critically look at its role and functions in our present socio-political context. This book represents a comprehensive analysis of the following core issues: the role of the media in educating, protecting and promoting human rights; the challenges facing the media and human rights; human rights reporting and coverage; and the media's role during violations of human rights, especially with regards to women. The book also contains suggestions an
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Human rights in mass media.
Human rights advocacy.
Society & social sciences.
Political science & theory.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Civil Rights.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Human Rights.
Human rights advocacy
Human rights in mass media
Form Electronic book
Author Joshi, Charu, editor
Das, Paromita, editor.
ISBN 9781443878326