The Resource Campaigning for justice : human rights advocacy in practice, Jo Becker, (ebook)

Campaigning for justice : human rights advocacy in practice, Jo Becker, (ebook)

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Campaigning for justice : human rights advocacy in practice
Title
Campaigning for justice
Title remainder
human rights advocacy in practice
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Jo Becker
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eng
Summary
Advocates within the human rights movement have had remarkable success establishing new international laws, securing concrete changes in human rights policies and practices, and transforming the terms of public debate. Yet too often, the strategies these advocates have employed are not broadly shared or known. Campaigning for Justice addresses this gap to explain the "how" of the human rights movement. Written from a practitioner's perspective, this book explores the strategies behind some of the most innovative human rights campaigns of recent years. Drawing on interviews with dozens of experienced human rights advocates, the book delves into local, regional, and international efforts to discover how advocates were able to address seemingly intractable abuses and secure concrete advances in human rights. These accounts provide a window into the way that human rights advocates conduct their work, their real-life struggles and challenges, the rich diversity of tools and strategies they employ, and ultimately, their courage and persistence in advancing human rights
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Midwest
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Becker, Jo
Dewey number
323
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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Stanford studies in human rights
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  • Human rights advocacy
  • Human rights
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adult
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Campaigning for justice : human rights advocacy in practice, Jo Becker, (ebook)
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9780804784382
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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MWT11891134
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Campaigning for justice : human rights advocacy in practice, Jo Becker, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780804784382
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11891134
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11891134
System control number
MWT11891134
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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