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Internal affairs : how the structure of NGOs transforms human rights

Author: Wendy H Wong
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell Univ. Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Internal affairs.
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This book argues that the political salience of human rights NGOs and their campaigns is, in part, determined by their organizational structures.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy H Wong
ISBN: 9780801450792 0801450799
OCLC Number: 815938945
In: Wong, Wendy H
Awards: Winner of Winner, 2014 Outstanding Book in Nonprofit and Vol.
Description: xiv, 251 Seiten ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : internal affairs and external influence --
Salience in human rights --
The importance of organizational structure --
Amnesty International : the NGO that made human rights important --
Other models of advocating change --
Using campaigns to examine organizational and ideational salience.
Responsibility: Wendy H. Wong.

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