The Comparative Constitutional Law of Freedom of Expression
Melbourne Law School
July 1, 2010
U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 476
Freedom of expression is among the most widely protected of constitutional rights. This chapter, written for a Research Handbook on Comparative Constitutional Law canvasses freedom of expression in a wide range of modern democracies. The chapter focuses, first, on the conceptual structure of rights of freedom of expression and, second, upon substantive conceptions of ‘freedom of expression’.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 33
Keywords: comparative constitutional law, freedom of expression, freedom of speech
JEL Classification: K00, K19, K39working papers series
Date posted: July 2, 2010 ; Last revised: September 11, 2010
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