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Free Speech: Trigger Warnings, Academic Freedom, and More
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Free Speech: Trigger Warnings, Academic Freedom, and More

Have you ever wondered if Free Speech has its limits? Well, this is the place for you. You’ve got freedom of speech, but you’re not free to shout fire in a crowded theater? What about hate speech? Triggering speech? In this online course, we dive deep into topics related to free speech. Topics include speech restrictions on college campuses, the Charlie Hebdo massacre, and the use of free speech by oppressed groups to change the world.

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Table Of Contents
  • Introduction - Front Matter
  • Chapter One - Why Should We Care About Free Speech?
  • Chapter Two - Introduction to Offensive Speech and Hate Speech
  • Chapter Three - Charlie Hebdo and Offensive Speech
  • Chapter Four - Trigger Warnings and Freedom From Speech
  • Chapter Five - Censoring Sex and Comedy
  • Chapter Six - How Free Speech Is Threatened Today
  • Chapter Seven - Introduction to Commercial and Persuasive Speech
  • Chapter Eight - Political Speech
  • Chapter Nine - Commercial Speech
  • Chapter Ten - Introduction to Free Speech in Education
  • Chapter Eleven - Academic Freedom- What It Is and Why It Matters
  • Chapter Twelve - Campus Speech Codes and Zones
  • Chapter Thirteen - The History of Free Speech On Campus Litigation
  • Chapter Fourteen - The "Stand Up for Speech" Litigation Project
  • Chapter Fifteen - Does Free Speech Help Minorities?
  • Chapter Sixteen - Attributions

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