The Constitutional Protection of Freedom of Expression
  • Author : Richard Moon
  • Release Date : 01 January 2000
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Genre : Law
  • Pages : 312
  • ISBN 13 : 0802078362

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Book Description: Moon argues that recognition of the social dynamic of communication is critical to understanding the potential value and harm of language and to addressing questions about the scope and limits on one's rights to freedom of expression.

The Constitutional Protection of Freedom of Expression

The Constitutional Protection of Freedom of Expression

Author : Richard Moon
Publisher : University of Toronto Press
Genre : Law
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Moon argues that recognition of the social dynamic of communication is critical to understanding the potential value and harm of language and to addressing questions about the scope and limits on one's rights to freedom of expression....

A History of ALA Policy on Intellectual Freedom

A History of ALA Policy on Intellectual Freedom

Author : Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF)
Publisher : American Library Association
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Collecting several key documents and policy statements, this supplement to the ninth edition of the Intellectual Freedom Manual traces a history of ALA’s commitment to fighting censorship. An introductory essay by Judith Krug and Candace Morgan, updated by OIF Director Barbara Jones, sketches out an overview of ALA policy ...

His Alone

His Alone

Author : Alexa Riley
Publisher : Carina Press
Genre : Fiction
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR Ryan Justice may be her boss, but nothing will stop him from making her his. New York Times and #1 ebook bestselling author Alexa Riley entices with a brand-new, full-length novel. She thinks I'm perfect. A good boss, a good man. She thinks that I play ...

Protecting the right to freedom of expression under the European Convention on Human Rights

Protecting the right to freedom of expression under the European Convention on Human Rights

Author : Bychawska-Siniarska, Dominika
Publisher : Council of Europe
Genre : Political Science
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European Convention on Human Rights – Article 10 – Freedom of expression 1. Everyone has the right to freedom of expression. This right shall include freedom to hold opinions and to receive and impart information and ideas without interference by public authority and regardless of frontiers. This article shall not prevent States from requiring ...

Beyond Banned Books

Beyond Banned Books

Author : Kristin Pekoll
Publisher : American Library Association
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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This resource from Pekoll, Assistant Director of the American Library Association's Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF), uses specific case studies to offer practical guidance on safeguarding intellectual freedom related to library displays, programming, and other librarian-created content....

Securing Freedom

Securing Freedom

Author : Eliza Manningham-Buller
Publisher : Profile Books
Genre : Political Science
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How do we balance our belief in human freedom with the need to defend ourselves against those who believe the use of terror can be justified? Can our handling of security risk and the laws we pass to deal with them distort our response to the threat of terrorism? In ...

Protecting the Religious Freedom of New Minorities in International Law

Protecting the Religious Freedom of New Minorities in International Law

Author : Fabienne Bretscher
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Law
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This book examines the interpretation and application of the right to freedom of religion and belief of new minorities formed by recent migration by the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) and the United Nations Human Rights Committee (HRC). New minorities are increasingly confronted with restrictions of their religious practices ...

Trademark Protection and Freedom of Expression

Trademark Protection and Freedom of Expression

Author : Wolfgang Sakulin
Publisher : Kluwer Law International B.V.
Genre : Law
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Trademark law grants right holders an exclusive right to prevent third parties from using a sign. This can readily be seen as the antithesis of freedom of expression, which arguably includes a right of third parties to non-exclusive use of a sign for a variety of purposes, ranging from informing ...

Securing Freedom in the Global Commons

Securing Freedom in the Global Commons

Author : Scott Jasper
Publisher : Stanford University Press
Genre : Political Science
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This will be the first book to attempt to take a 'holistic' approach to security in the Commons (outer space, the atmosphere, the oceans, cyberspace, etc) in that it examines in detail each domain of the commons, identifying and assessing the current and future threats to free international access to ...

Controlling Knowledge

Controlling Knowledge

Author : Lorna Stefanick
Publisher : Athabasca University Press
Genre : Education
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Digital communications technology has immeasurably enhanced our capacity to store, retrieve, and exchange information. But who controls our access to information, and who decides what others have a right to know about us? In Controlling Knowledge, author Lorna Stefanick offers a thought-provoking and eminently user-friendly overview of current legislation governing ...

Freedom of expression and the internet

Freedom of expression and the internet

Author : Wolfgang Benedek,Matthias C. Kettemann
Publisher : Council of Europe
Genre : Political Science
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An invaluable resource for students of law, politics, international relations and technology as well as for diplomats and civil society actors, this publication demonstrates how the Council of Europe contributes to ensuring that everyone’s voice online can be heard. This is key to sustainable, human rights oriented and people-centred ...

A Little Corner of Freedom

A Little Corner of Freedom

Author : Douglas R. Weiner
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Genre : Nature
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While researching Russia's historical efforts to protect nature, Douglas Weiner unearthed unexpected findings: a trail of documents that raised fundamental questions about the Soviet political system. These surprising documents attested to the unlikely survival of a critical-minded, scientist-led movement through the Stalin years and beyond. It appeared that, within scientific ...

The Oxford Handbook of Freedom of Speech

The Oxford Handbook of Freedom of Speech

Author : Adrienne Stone,Frederick Schauer
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Law
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Freedom of speech is central to the liberal democratic tradition. It touches on every aspect of our social and political system and receives explicit and implicit protection in every modern democratic constitution. It is frequently referred to in public discourse and has inspired a wealth of legal and philosophical literature. ...