602025 SE Practical Philosophy: Freedom of speech - unlimited? Legal and philosophical perspectives

summer semester 2021 | Last update: 08.02.2021 Place course on memo list
602025
SE Practical Philosophy: Freedom of speech - unlimited? Legal and philosophical perspectives
SE 2
5
every 2 weeks
annually
English

intimate knowledge of philosophy of law, ethics and political philosophy as well as the capability of analyzing, interrelating and reflecting it; advanced philosophical and legal reasoning; transdisciplinary competence.

In this seminar we are concerned with major problems and theories of freedom of speech. These include: Freedom of opinion in the area of conflict between morality and law; freedom of speech in the history of ideas; freedom of speech in different legal systems worldwide; freedom of speech in the ECtHR framework; freedom of speech as a negative and/or positive right; freedom of speech and social media; the right to freedom of opinion as a human right and the question of the hierarchy of values and norms; „hate speech“; “defamation of religion”; genocide denial; democratic ethics of political conflicts.

Reading, presentations, discussions

in combined form  

 

will be announced during lecture 

 

10.03.2021
Group 0
Date Time Location
Wed 2021-03-10
17.15 - 20.00 online (Philosophie) online (Philosophie)
Wed 2021-03-24
17.15 - 20.00 online (Philosophie) online (Philosophie)
Wed 2021-04-21
17.15 - 20.00 4U102b 4U102b Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Wed 2021-05-05
17.15 - 20.00 4U102b 4U102b Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Wed 2021-05-19
17.15 - 20.00 4U102b 4U102b Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Wed 2021-06-02
17.15 - 20.00 4U102b 4U102b Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Wed 2021-06-16
17.15 - 20.00 4U102b 4U102b Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Group Booking period
602025-0 2021-02-01 00:00 - 2021-02-21 23:59
Frick M., Müller A.