Memory and Punishment: Historical Denialism, Free Speech and the Limits of Criminal Law By Emanuela Fronza
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 246 Pages | ISBN : 9462652333 | 3.93 MB
This book examines the criminalisation of denials of genocide and of other massatrocities in Europe and discusses the implications of protecting institutional historicalmemory through criminal law.
The analysis highlights the tensions with free speech, investigating the relationshipbetween criminal law and historical memory. The book paves the way for a broaderdiscussion about fake news, ‘post-truth’ scenarios, and free expression in a digitalworld.