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Corporations, Celebrities and the Construction of the Entrepreneurial Refugee Woman
Annika Bergman Rosamond and Catia Gregoratti

’, in Hamilton , C. and Shepherd , L. J. (eds), Understanding Popular Culture and World Politics in the Digital Age ( Abingdon : Routledge ), pp. 101 – 18 . Bergman Rosamond , A. ( 2020a ), ‘ Celebrity Global Motherhood: Maternal Care and

Journal of Humanitarian Affairs
The United States Peace Corps in the early 1960s
Agnieszka Sobocinska

Corps was the subject of countless articles in newspapers and magazines, and featured on the television and on radio. It also intersected with popular culture: portrayed in plays, novels, cartoons, television sitcoms and game shows throughout the 1960s, the Peace Corps helped introduce America’s agenda for international development to a popular audience. This chapter explores the nature and effects of

in Global humanitarianism and media culture
Offline and online games, branding and humanitarianism at the Roskilde Festival
Lene Bull Christiansen and Mette Fog Olwig

causes and commercial interests, e.g. via corporate social responsibility (CSR), cause-branded products or philanthropy. 2 Critiques of the popular characteristically draw on various theoretical and analytical approaches, such as critical discourse analysis, Žižekian ideological critique and/or grounded critical analytics. 3 These analyses often echo critical approaches to popular culture in media

in Global humanitarianism and media culture
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Television and the politics of British humanitarianism
Andrew Jones

: Polity , 2012 ). 37 P. Holland , ‘ Crybabies and Damaged Children ’, What Is A Child? Popular Images of Childhood ( London : Virago , 1992 ), pp. 148 – 73 ; J. N. Pieterse , White on Black: Images of Africa and Blacks in Western Popular Culture ( New Haven

in Global humanitarianism and media culture
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Michael Lawrence and Rachel Tavernor

and popular culture were exploited to promote the Peace Corps as a humanitarian project to the general public. Using an analysis of the United States Peace Corps’ early publicity materials, Sobocinska identifies this period as a critical historical juncture that shaped popular understandings of an altruistic America that has a moral mandate to intervene. Sobocinska considers the deliberate production of a Peace Corps

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Juvenile actors and humanitarian sentiment in the 1940s
Michael Lawrence

humanity new cultural significance’. 16 In her analysis of ‘cultural diplomacy programs and “one world” visions’ Wilson suggests ‘new and expanding conceptions of internationalism and citizenship made their way into popular culture via sentimental discourses that emphasized emotional, common bonds between Western citizens and distant others’. 17 Wilson draws on Christina Klein’s work on Hollywood cinema and post-war international

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