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Why 'hate speech' and 'hate preachers' are distinct phenomena

Gelber, Katharine (2018) Why 'hate speech' and 'hate preachers' are distinct phenomena. British Politics and Policy at LSE (12 Mar 2018). Website.

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Using the term 'hate preachers' to describe jihadist extremist speakers is problematic, writes Katharine Gelber, with serious implications for counter-terrorist policymaking. One of the outcomes of this confusion is a misconception that policy designed to address hate speech can be used to address terrorism.

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Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
Date Deposited: 06 Jul 2018 11:47
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:08

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