The Informational Logic of Human Rights : : Networked Imaginaries in the Cybernetic Age / / Joshua Bowsher.

Shows how digital capitalism has shaped human rights practices Offers an in-depth and critical examination of the processes and pitfalls of human rights Contributes an original theoretical approach that intervenes in influential and current debates regarding the limits of human rights Uses three ‘ca...

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Superior document:Title is part of eBook package: De Gruyter EBOOK PACKAGE COMPLETE 2023 English
Place / Publishing House:Edinburgh : : Edinburgh University Press, , [2022]
Year of Publication:2022
Series:Technicities : TECH
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Physical Description:1 online resource (224 p.) :; 8 B/W illustrations 8 b&w illustrations
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Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Series Editors’ Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction: Beyond the Neoliberal Critique?
  • Chapter 1 Cybernetic Capitalism/ Informational ‘Politics’
  • Chapter 2 Seeing Violations as Events: Technologies of Capture and Cutting
  • Chapter 3 Doing Rights as Indicators: Informatising Social and Economic Rights
  • Chapter 4 When Violations Become Vectors: Human Rights Work in the Era of Big Data
  • Chapter 5 After Informational Logic: Rethinking Information/ Rethinking Rights
  • Index