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Author Lievens, Eva, 1979-

Title Protecting children in the digital era : the use of alternative regulatory instruments / by Eva Lievens
Published Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 584 pages)
Series International studies in human rights, 0924-4751 ; v. 105
International studies in human rights ; v. 105
Contents Setting : notions, issues & policy history -- Alternative regulatory instruments -- Legal framework ('de lege lata') -- Using ARIs to protect minors from harmful content : compliance with the legal framework
Summary From the mid-1990s onwards concerns regarding the exposure of children to harmful content in the increasingly digital media environment intensified. Soon thereafter policy makers across Europe realised that alternative regulatory instruments, such as self- and co-regulation, might be more appropriate than traditional legislation to address this matter of public interest. Taking the complex and delicate nature of protecting minors into account, this book provides an in-depth legal analysis of the alternative regulatory instruments that can be used to regulate content in the digital era, with pa
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 523-584) and index
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Subject Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- European Union countries.
Computers and children -- European Union countries.
Digital media -- Law and legislation -- European Union countries.
Internet and children -- European Union countries.
Internet -- Law and legislation -- European Union countries.
Mass media and children -- European Union countries.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9004189726 (electronic bk.)
9789004189720 (electronic bk.)