Is There a Right of Freedom of Expression?
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Is There a Right of Freedom of Expression?

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In this provocative book, Alexander offers a sceptical appraisal of the claim that freedom of expression is a human right. He examines the various contexts in which a right to freedom of expression might be asserted and concludes that such a right cannot be supported in any of these contexts. He argues that some legal protection of freedom of expression is surely valuable,...more
Hardcover, 203 pages
Published June 6th 2005 by Cambridge University Press (first published August 3rd 2001)
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In this book, Alexander examines freedom of speech with strict scrutiny and proposes that Freedom of Speech is not a right. Still, at the end of the book he accepts it is neceserry, but still not as a right.
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Larry Alexander is Warren Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of San Diego.
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