Transforming free speech : the ambiguous legacy of civil libertarianism /

Contemporary civil libertarians claim that their works preserve a worthy American tradition of defending free-speech rights dating back to the framing of the First Amendment. Transforming Free Speech challenges the worthiness, and indeed the very existence of one uninterrupted libertarian tradition....

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Main Author: Graber, Mark A.
Format: eBook
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1991.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • A Tradition and Its Consequences
  • The Conservative Libertarian Defense of Free Speech
  • Transformation Foreshadowed The Progressive Era
  • Progressive Responses to Free Speech Conflict, 1915-1927
  • Zechariah Chafee's Achievements
  • The Triumph and Tragedy of Civil Libertarianism
  • Toward a Somewhat New Constitutional Defense of Free Speech.