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Author Waldron, Jeremy.

Title The harm in hate speech / Jeremy Waldron.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    345.7302 WAL    Available
Description vi, 292 p. ; 21 cm.
Series The Oliver Wendell Holmes Lectures, 2009.
Oliver Wendell Holmes lectures.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Approaching hate speech -- Anthony Lewis's freedom for the thought that we hate -- Why call hate speech group libel? -- The appearance of hate -- Protecting dignity or protection from offense? -- C. Edwin Baker and the autonomy argument -- Ronald Dworkin and the legitimacy argument -- Toleration and calumny.
Subject Hate speech -- United States.
Freedom of speech -- Philosophy.
ISBN 9780674065895 (alk. paper)
0674065891 (alk. paper)

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