Liberalism Divided: Freedom Of Speech And The Many Uses Of State Power, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Liberalism Divided

Freedom Of Speech And The Many Uses Of State Power, 1st Edition

By Owen Fiss

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Description

Professor Fiss examines contemporary free-speech issues in the context of the collision of liberal ideas of equality and freedom with modern social structures and speculates on what role the state might play in furthering robust public debate.

Table of Contents

Free speech and social structure; why the state?; silence on the street corner; freedom and feminism; state activism and state censorship; the right kind of neutrality; free speech and the prior-restraint doctrine; building a free press.

About the Author

Fiss, Owen

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General