1st Edition

Liberalism Divided
Freedom Of Speech And The Many Uses Of State Power

ISBN 9780367316679
Published June 7, 2019 by Routledge
204 Pages

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Book 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.

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