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Food politics: media and human rights


Mann, AM, Food politics: media and human rights, Proceedings of the 2015 Media and Transnational Civil Society, 01 December 2015, New Delhi, pp. 1 piece. (2015) [Plenary Presentation]

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Centre for Media Studies School of Social Sciences & The University of Sydney a Workshop on Media and Transnational Civil Society and a talk by Dr. Alana Mann (Media & Communication, University of Sydney) On Food Politics: Media and Human Rights Date : 01st December 2015 Dr Alana Mann teaches media studies, public opinion and international relations in the BA(MECO), Masters of Strategic Public Relations and Bachelor of International and Global Studies. The focus of her research is political communication, specifically the engagement of non-state actors in international politics. She applies an interdisciplinary approach with a strong focus on democracy, social justice and citizenship that is reflected in her focus on the power relations between the media, governments, institutions and civil society actors in the field of food politics. Dr. Mann published widely which includes her recent book Global Activism in Food Politics: Power Shift (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan). The book draws on grounded case studies of agrarian movements in countries including Chile, Mexico and Spain to theories a diversity of counter-movement organising strategies and political alliances.

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Item Type:Plenary Presentation
Keywords:media, food politics, human rights
Research Division:Language, Communication and Culture
Research Group:Communication and media studies
Research Field:Communication studies
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Communication
Objective Field:Communication across languages and culture
UTAS Author:Mann, AM (Professor Alana Mann)
ID Code:152206
Year Published:2015
Deposited By:Media
Deposited On:2022-08-14
Last Modified:2022-08-31

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