Hate Speech Law: A Philosophical Examination (Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy) Publisher: Taylor & Francis Publish Date: 3/25/2015 Language: ENGLISH Pages: 362 Weight: 1.54 ISBN-13: 9780415885478 Dewey: 345/.02501
But it is also the subject of numerous principled arguments, both for and against. These principles invoke a host of morally relevant features (e.g., liberty, health, autonomy, security, non-subordination, the absence of oppression, human dignity, the discovery of truth, the acquisition of knowledge, self-realization, human excellence, civic dignity, cultural diversity and choice, recognition of cultural identity, intercultural dialogue, participation in democratic self-government, being subject only to legitimate rule) and practical considerations (e.g., efficacy, the least restrictive alternative, chilling effects). The book develops and then critically examines these various principled arguments. It also a...