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Culture and Human Rights: The Wroclaw Commentaries

Edited by Andreas Joh. Wiesand, Kalliopi Chainoglou and Anna Sledzinska-Simon in collaboration with Yvonne Donders, De Gruyter, Berlin/Boston and ARCult Media, Cologne, 2016, 360 pages, ISBN-13: 978-3110440508

Developed by ARCult Media in the context of Wroclaw - European Capital of Culture 2016 and written by 96 experts, the new handbook Culture and Human Rights: The Wroclaw Commentaries covers relevant legal questions as well as main political consequences related to human rights and culture in the wider sense, including: freedom of, and access to, the arts, (old/new) media and heritage; questions of religious and language rights; the protection of minorities; safeguarding cultural diversity; and other relevant topics.

Specialists from all over Europe and the world summarize and comment on core messages of legal instruments, the essence of case-law, as well as prevailing and important dissenting opinions in the literature, with the aim of providing a user-friendly tool for the daily needs of decision- or law-makers at different juridical, administrative and political levels as well as others working in the field of culture and human rights.

To obtain the book, please visit https://www.degruyter.com/view/product/460244