Freedom, hate speech and democracy in the digital age

A.Y. 2021/2022
Course offered to students on the PhD programme in
3
ECTS
17
Overall hours
Lesson period
February 2022
Language
Italian
Lead instructor: Jlia Pasquali Cerioli
The course will examine, from a range of disciplinary perspectives, how the global reach of the internet is changing the theory and practice of free speech, in the context of modern Western democracies. The problem will be discussed with particular regard to the spread of the phenomenon of hate speech. The course aims to strengthen and develop doctoral candidates' expertise on this crucial issue and to develop possible responses and strategies to address the problem.
Undefined
Assessment methods
Giudizio di approvazione
Assessment result
superato/non superato
How to enrol

Deadlines

The course enrolment deadline is usually the 25th day of the month prior to the start date. More specifically:

  • 27 December 2021 for courses starting in January 2022
  • 25 January 2022 for courses starting in February 2022
  • 25 February 2022 for courses starting in March 2022.

Deadlines for enrolment in other courses will be announced as soon as possible.

How to enrol

  1. Access enrolment on PhD courses online service using your University login details
  2. Select the desired programme and click on Registration (Iscrizione) and then on Register (Iscriviti)

Ignore the option "Exam session date” that appears during the enrolment procedure.

Contact

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