Communication Rights and Social Justice

Historical Accounts of Transnational Mobilizations

  • Claudia Padovani
  • Andrew Calabrese

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Introduction

    1. Claudia Padovani, Andrew Calabrese
      Pages 1-13
  3. Communication Struggles in a Globalizing Context

  4. Mobilizing Communications: Regional Perspectives and Practices

  5. Ongoing Resistance, New Frames and Changing Narratives

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-202
    2. Seeta Peña Gangadharan
      Pages 203-218
    3. Margaret Gallagher
      Pages 234-248
    4. Andrew Calabrese, Claudia Padovani
      Pages 305-307
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 308-358

About this book


Placing struggles for communication rights within the broader context of human rights struggles in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, this broad-based collection offers a rich range of illustrations of national, regional and global struggles to define communication rights as essential to human needs and happiness.


democratization gender human rights Policy radio social justice

Editors and affiliations

  • Claudia Padovani
    • 1
  • Andrew Calabrese
    • 2
  1. 1.University of PadovaItaly
  2. 2.University of ColoradoUSA

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