Freedom of Expression

Eric Barendt

in The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Constitutional Law

Published in print May 2012 | ISBN: 9780199578610
Published online November 2012 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Law

Freedom of Expression

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This article begins with a discussion of the constitutional significance of free expression. It then discusses constitutional freedom of expression clauses; interpreting freedom of expression clauses; balancing freedom of expression and other interests; and freedom of expression and the media.

Keywords: constitution; freedom of expression; constitutional rights; media

Article.  10864 words. 

Subjects: Law ; Comparative Law ; Constitutional and Administrative Law

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