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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Boundaries of liberty and tolerance.
Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, c1994
|Named Person:||Meir Kahane|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Notes:||Revision of the author's thesis.|
|Description:||1 online resource (xv, 329 p.|
|Contents:||Foreword / Geoffrey Marshall --
Pt. 1. Theory: Boundaries of Liberty and Tolerance. Ch. 1. Tolerance and Liberty: General Insight. The Duty to Be Tolerant, the Right to Be Tolerated. Liberty and Autonomy. Ch. 2. The Scope and Characterizations of Tolerance. Reasons for Tolerance. Popper's Paradox of Tolerance and Its Modification. Latent and Manifest Tolerance. Principled and Tactical Compromise. Ch. 3. Why Tolerate? The Respect for Others Argument. Preliminaries. The Respect for Others Argument. Between Neutrality and Perfectionism. Ch. 4. The Respect for Others Argument and Cultural Norms. The Dilemma. Not Tolerating the Intolerant: A Radical View. Ch. 5. Freedom of Expression. Words: Keys of Thought and Triggers of Action. Grounds for Special Status. The Harm Principle. Ch. 6. Why Tolerate? The Millian Truth Principle. Preliminaries. The Millian Truth Principle. Ch. 7. Boundaries of Freedom of Expression. The Millian Arguments. The Offense Principle. Ch. 8. Applying the Offense Principle: The Skokie Controversy. Background. The Reasonable Avoidability Standard. Psychological Offense, Morally on a Par with Physical Harm --
Pt. 2. Application: Democracy on the Defensive - Israel's Reaction to the Kahanist Phenomenon. Ch. 9. The Kahanist Phenomenon. Background. The Ideology of Kach. The Political Program. Ch. 10. Legal Background: The Foundations of the Law. The Declaration of Independence and Normative Considerations. Precedents. Ch. 11. Attempts to Restrict Kahane's Freedom of Election. The Negbi Decision of 1981. The CEC's Decisions of 1984. The Court's Decision in Neiman. Ch. 12. Curtailing Kahane's Freedom of Movement and Expression. Freedom of Movement. The Media's Ban on Kahane. Kahane v. Speaker of the Knesset - Five Chapters. Ch. 13. Epilogue. The Decision of the CEC Regarding the PLP. The Disqualification of Kach. The Decision of the CEC Regarding Moledet --
Table of U.S. Cases --
Table of Israeli Cases. Miscellaneous Cases from Other Jurisdictions.
|Responsibility:||Raphael Cohen-Almagor ; with a foreword by Geoffrey Marshall.|