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Transformations of the State

Children's Rights in International Politics

The Transformative Power of Discourse

Authors: Holzscheiter, A.

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About this book

Provides insights into a lively field of international human rights politics – the protection of children and their rights – by looking at the negotiations leading to the 1989 UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

About the authors

ANNA HOLZSCHEITER is a Lecturer at the Center for Transnational Relations, Foreign and Security Policy Studies at Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany. She has been involved in several consultancies with UNICEF and has written a Commentary on the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child: Article 20 – Children Without Parental Care together with Nigel Cantwell.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Holzscheiter, Anna

    Pages 1-23

  • Power and Exclusion in Discourse Approaches to International Relations

    Holzscheiter, Anna

    Pages 27-45

  • Discursive Transformation and the Role of Institutions

    Holzscheiter, Anna

    Pages 46-80

  • Global Childhood — an Essentially Uncontested Concept?

    Holzscheiter, Anna

    Pages 83-98

  • Discourses of Childhood — the ‘Communicative Ecology’ of the Child

    Holzscheiter, Anna

    Pages 99-137

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Children's Rights in International Politics
Book Subtitle
The Transformative Power of Discourse
Authors
Series Title
Transformations of the State
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-28164-6
DOI
10.1057/9780230281646
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-24180-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-31750-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 301
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