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    Caring in crisis? Public responses to mediated humanitarian knowledge

    Seu, Irene Bruna (2017) Caring in crisis? Public responses to mediated humanitarian knowledge. In: Seu, Irene Bruna and Orgad, S. (eds.) Caring In Crisis? Humanitarianism, the Public and NGOs. London, UK and New York, U.S.: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 23-58. ISBN 9783319502588.

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    Abstract

    Drawing on an original UK-wide study of public responses to humanitarian issues and how NGOs communicate them, this timely book provides the first evidence-based psychosocial account of how and why people respond or not to messages about distant suffering.. The book highlights what NGOs seek to achieve in their communications and explores how their approach and hopes match or not what the public want, think and feel about distant suffering.

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    Item Type: Book Section
    Additional Information: This extract is taken from the author's original manuscript and has not been edited. The definitive, published, version of record is available at the link above.
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Psychosocial Studies
    Research Centre: Gender and Sexuality, Birkbeck (BiGS), Mapping Maternal Subjectivities, Identities and Ethics (MAMSIE), Social Research, Birkbeck Institute for (BISR)
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2017 16:35
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2019 09:39
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/18442

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