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Hate Speech, Pornography, And Radical Attacks On Free Speech Doctrine

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By James Weinstein


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Does American free speech doctrine discriminate against women and minorities? In Hate Speech, Pornography, and the Radical Attack on Free Speech Doctrine, James Weinstein carefully examines the charge that in interpreting the First Amendment as protecting hate speech and pornography while allowing myriad other exceptions to free speech, American co

Table of Contents

1 Introduction -- Part 1 Modern Free Speech Doctrine -- 2 Theory and History -- 3 An Overview of Modern Free Speech Doctrine -- 4 Modern Doctrine in Action -- Part 2 The Radical Attack -- 5 Does Free Speech Doctrine Discriminate Against Women and Minorities? -- 6 The Complex Relationship Between Free Speech and Equality -- Part 3 Should Doctrine Be Modified to Permit Broad Hate Speech and Pornography Bans? -- 7 The Benefits of Banning Hate Speech and Pornography -- 8 The Costs of Regulation -- 9 In Search of a Confinable Principle -- 10 Weighing the Costs and Benefits of Hate Speech and Pornography Bans -- 11 Conclusion

About the Author

James Weinstein is Amelia Lewis Professor of Constitutional Law at Arizona State University, and has litigated several significant free speech cases.

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SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General