The Liberal Struggle for Press Freedom

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    In this paper, the public debate following the religion-motivated assassination of Dutch filmmaker Theo van Gogh in November 2004 is examined. The paper aims at describing religious as well as secular positions in the Danish debate about freedom of speech and press in relation to religious issues. Historically, the concept of press freedom was linked to a fight for religious freedom in London, as described by Siebert.
    Original languageEnglish
    Publication date10 Aug 2005
    Number of pages21
    Publication statusPublished - 10 Aug 2005
    EventAEJMC Convention 2005 - San Antonio, Texas, United States
    Duration: 10 Aug 200513 Aug 2005


    ConferenceAEJMC Convention 2005
    CountryUnited States
    CitySan Antonio, Texas

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    Mogensen, K. (2005). The Liberal Struggle for Press Freedom. Paper presented at AEJMC Convention 2005, San Antonio, Texas, United States.