Leiden Law Blog


Tag: Discourse

  • The Danger of Over-Inclusive Human Rights

    The Danger of Over-Inclusive Human Rights

    What do refugees, a child sent home for leopard print hair, and residents displaced due to gentrification have in common? One way or another, their situation is framed in terms of human rights – which may turn out to be a risky development.
  • Framed migrants (1)

    Framed migrants (1)

    Jelmer Brouwer | | 1
    Are repressive criminal policies towards migrants matched by media content that frames them as criminals and security threats? A comprehensive discourse analysis of over 65,000 newspaper articles should find out.