Campaigning for justice : human rights advocacy in practice / Jo Becker.Material type: TextPublisher: Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2013Description: viii, 318 pages ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780804774505 (hbk)Subject(s): Human rights advocacy -- Case studies | Human rights -- Case studiesLOC classification: JC571 | B43 2013Online resources: Book review (H-Net)
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Campaigning to stop the use of child soldiers -- Organizing for decent work for domestic workers : the ILO Convention -- Defeating the election of human rights abusers to the UN Human Rights Council -- Working with UN special rapporteurs to end abuses -- Creating a new international priority : violence against children -- Bringing Charles Taylor to justice -- Seeking justice for the Abu Salim prison massacre -- Demanding accountability for war crimes in Sri Lanka -- Using new technologies in the campaign to free Tibet : the 2008 Beijing Olympics -- Organizing for LGBTI rights in Jamaica and Nepal -- Abolishing sentences of life without parole for juvenile offenders -- Lessons for the future.