McGoldrick, Dominic and O'Donnell, Therese (1998) Hate-speech laws : Consistency with national and international human rights law. Legal Studies, 18 (4). 453 - 485. ISSN 0261-3875Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
Racism has climbed the political agenda at national, European and international levels.’ Reports from national and international non-governmental organisations (NGO’s) and inter-governmental organisations have focused considerable attention on racism and xenophobia and document an increase in racism, xenophobia, anti-Semitism and race-related activities.* As racism has climbed the political agendas, so there has been a substantial increase in the number of national, European and international legal instruments devoted to it.3 In particular, race-related restrictions on freedom of expression (‘hate-speech’) are increasing and seem likely to continue to do so.
|Keywords:||human rights, international law, hate speech, Law (General)|
|Subjects:||Law > Law (General)|
|Department:||Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) > School of Law > Law|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||30 Mar 2011 14:07|
|Last modified:||21 Sep 2016 00:03|