Robert I. Rotberg and Thomas G. Weiss (eds) From Massacres to Genocide: The Media, Public Policy, and Humanitarian Crises (The Brookings Institution, Washington DC and The World Peace Foundation, Cambridge Massachusetts, 1996).

This collection offers perspectives from aid workers, journalists and scholars on the topic of the media’s role in publicising humanitarian crises. Although almost 20 years old, it offers useful insights for today, along with an excellently situated study for considering the development of new witnessing technologies today.

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