Freedom of Expression and Freedom of Information (Hardcover)

Essays in Honour of Sir David Williams

By Jack Beatson (Editor), Yvonne Cripps (Editor)

OUP Oxford, 9780198268390, 480pp.

Publication Date: October 12, 2000

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Description

This volume of essays examines two freedoms that play a central role in modern democracies: the free exchange and dissemination of ideas coupled with the principle of open, and therefore more accountable, government. Topics covered include freedom of speech, religion and assembly; defamation of the State and of politicians; and the protection of privacy.


About the Author

Jack Beatson is Professor of Law at the University of Cambridge Yvonne Cripps is Reader in Law at the University of Cambridge