The Politics of Children’s Rights and Representation


  • Darren Renau PhD student, Massey University


Review of The Politics of Children’s Rights and Representation, by Bengt Sandin, Jonathan Josefsson, Karl Hanson & Sarada Balagopalan (Eds.) Palgrave Macmillan, Switzerland, 2023, ISBN 978-3-031-04479-3, pp.337, Hardback, Open Access.


Becker, J. (2023, November 22). Israel/Gaza hostilities take horrific toll on children: UN chief should add Israel and Palestinian Armed Groups to “list of shame”. Human Rights Watch. israel/gaza-hostilities-take-horrific-toll-children

Collste, G. (2022). Where you live should not determine whether you live. Global justice and the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines. Ethics & Global Politics, 15(2), 43-54.

Euro-Med Human Rights Monitor. (2023, November 29). Int’l committee must be formed to investigate Israeli army’s abandonment of five infants, now dead, alone in Gaza hospital.

Salam, Y., Abdelkader, R., & Mulligan, M. (2023, December 3). NBC News. abandoned-babies-found-decomposing-gaza-hospital- evacuated-rcna127533

Save the Children. (2024, January 12). Gaza: 10,000 children killed in nearly 100 days of war. https://www. killed-in-nearly-100-days-of-war/




How to Cite

Renau, D. (2024). The Politics of Children’s Rights and Representation. Aotearoa New Zealand Social Work, 36(1), 172–173. Retrieved from



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