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The Resource Children and violence : politics of conflict in South Asia, edited by Bina D'Costa, (electronic resource)

Children and violence : politics of conflict in South Asia, edited by Bina D'Costa, (electronic resource)

Label
Children and violence : politics of conflict in South Asia
Title
Children and violence
Title remainder
politics of conflict in South Asia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bina D'Costa
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the conceptualization of childhood in South Asia and comments on how discussions and debates have only recently shifted from a language of welfare to substantive protection of children's rights in the region"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
D'Costa, Bina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Child welfare
  • Children's rights
  • Children and war
Label
Children and violence : politics of conflict in South Asia, edited by Bina D'Costa, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781316338155
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Introduction: "turtles can fly" : vicarious terror and the child in South Asia / Bina D'Costa -- Shaping childhood in South Asia -- Children and civil society in south asia : subjects, participants, and political agents / Duncan McDuie-Ra -- "We will work harder to be our own boss" : children, vulnerability and structural violence / Elora Halim Chowdhury -- The kite runner : children, violence, and the ethnic imaginary in Afghanistan / Syed Sami Raza -- Conflict and violent peace -- Migration, mobilisation and memory : the Sri Lankan civil war in the lives of Tamil youth / Amarnath Amarasingam and Tanuja Thurairajah -- Politics of the orphans of war : 72 children's journey from the Chittagong hill tracts of Bangladesh to the suburbs of France / Kabita Chakma and Glen Hill -- Besieged childhood and broken dreams : failed promises of the state and Maoist movement in India / Swati Parashar -- Impacts of terrorism on children in Pakistan : a case study of displaced children in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa / Zahid Shahab Ahmed -- Rights, needs and protections -- Children affected by political violence in India : human rights, politics and protection / Cecilia Jacobs -- Rethinking rights and needs : the everyday life of refugee children in the borderland / Kazi Fahmida Farzana -- Pinning down a paper tiger : some practice observations on the monitoring and reporting mechanism in Nepal and Asian contexts / Anita Knudsen and Michelle Godwin -- Reflections from human rights advocates in the region -- Being young in a time of conflict : Kashmiri youth and children : a reflection / Parvez Imroz -- The killing of youths in Sri Lanka : historical wrongs and the failure of the state / Kishali Pinto-Jayawardena -- The impact of war and violence on young minds / Azra Nafees Yousafzai -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
CR9781316338155
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 331 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9781316338155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)953455274
Label
Children and violence : politics of conflict in South Asia, edited by Bina D'Costa, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781316338155
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Introduction: "turtles can fly" : vicarious terror and the child in South Asia / Bina D'Costa -- Shaping childhood in South Asia -- Children and civil society in south asia : subjects, participants, and political agents / Duncan McDuie-Ra -- "We will work harder to be our own boss" : children, vulnerability and structural violence / Elora Halim Chowdhury -- The kite runner : children, violence, and the ethnic imaginary in Afghanistan / Syed Sami Raza -- Conflict and violent peace -- Migration, mobilisation and memory : the Sri Lankan civil war in the lives of Tamil youth / Amarnath Amarasingam and Tanuja Thurairajah -- Politics of the orphans of war : 72 children's journey from the Chittagong hill tracts of Bangladesh to the suburbs of France / Kabita Chakma and Glen Hill -- Besieged childhood and broken dreams : failed promises of the state and Maoist movement in India / Swati Parashar -- Impacts of terrorism on children in Pakistan : a case study of displaced children in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa / Zahid Shahab Ahmed -- Rights, needs and protections -- Children affected by political violence in India : human rights, politics and protection / Cecilia Jacobs -- Rethinking rights and needs : the everyday life of refugee children in the borderland / Kazi Fahmida Farzana -- Pinning down a paper tiger : some practice observations on the monitoring and reporting mechanism in Nepal and Asian contexts / Anita Knudsen and Michelle Godwin -- Reflections from human rights advocates in the region -- Being young in a time of conflict : Kashmiri youth and children : a reflection / Parvez Imroz -- The killing of youths in Sri Lanka : historical wrongs and the failure of the state / Kishali Pinto-Jayawardena -- The impact of war and violence on young minds / Azra Nafees Yousafzai -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
CR9781316338155
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 331 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9781316338155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)953455274

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