TITLE

THE SICKNESS UNTO DEATH OF THE FIRST AMENDMENT

AUTHOR(S)
DEGIROLAMI, MARC O.
PUB. DATE
June 2019
SOURCE
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Summer2019, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p751
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the legal and historical aspects of America's freedom of speech and religion rights under the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, and it mentions a judicial shift towards self-regarding justifications of speech involving self-actualization and individual autonomy during the twentieth century. The concept of sickness unto death of the First Amendment, which deals with anxiety and dissatisfaction, American law, and culture, is assessed.
ACCESSION #
137256743

 

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