By George C. Christie

Philosopher Kings? The Adjudication of Conflicting Human Rights and Social Values, through George C. Christie, examines the makes an attempt through courts to deal with conflicts regarding freedom of expression, together with spiritual expression, at the one hand, and rights to privateness and different vital social values at the different. It methods the topic from a comparative point of view, utilizing mostly situations made up our minds through eu and usa courts.

A major a part of this ebook analyzes conflicts among freedom of expression and the correct to privateness. In a global during which, freedom of expression and privateness are stated to be of equivalent worth, the publication explores if it is attainable to improve, via case-by-case adjudication, a felony regime which could provide transparent course as to what expression is or isn't really authorized. in a different way, if the sort of regime proves very unlikely, within the guise of spotting the equivalent worth of expression and privateness, privateness may well develop into de facto the popular value.

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