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Is There a Right of Freedom of Expression?

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Larry Alexander offers a skeptical 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 it cannot be supported in any of these contexts. Alexander argues that the legal protection affording freedom of expression is definitely of value, although the ...more
Hardcover, 216 pages
Published June 6th 2005 by Cambridge University Press (first published August 3rd 2001)
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Apr 19, 2013 Kubilay rated it really liked it
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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