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Author Ross, Susan Dente.

Title Deciding communication law : key cases in context / Susan Dente Ross.

Imprint Mahwah, N.J. : L. Erlbaum, 2004.

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Description 1 online resource (1 volume (various pagings))
Series LEA's communication series
LEA's communication series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents How to go to your page; CONTENTS; FOREWORD; PREFACE; READING THIS BOOK; CHAPTER 1 The System of Law; CHAPTER 2 Reading the Law; CHAPTER 3 First Amendment Theory and Prior Restraint; CHAPTER 4 The First Amendment, Content-Based, and Content-Neutral Laws; CHAPTER 5 Public Forum Doctrine; CHAPTER 6 Incitements and Threats; CHAPTER 7 Hate Speech; CHAPTER 8 Offensive Speech and Unpopular Association; CHAPTER 9 Obscenity and Indecency; CHAPTER 10 Commercial Speech; CHAPTER 11 Political Speech; CHAPTER 12 Media Distinctions; CHAPTER 13 Expression in Schools; CHAPTER 14 Libel.
Summary This title combines concise decisions of the primary areas of communication law with the foundational case decisions in those domains. It offers both the key rulings that define each area of law and a detailed summary of the legal concepts, doctrines, and policies vital to understanding the rulings within their legal context.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Mass media -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Cases.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Trials, litigation, etc.
Other Form: Print version: Ross, Susan Dente. Deciding communication law. Mahwah, N.J. : L. Erlbaum, 2004 0805846980 (DLC) 2004273183 (OCoLC)54858480
ISBN 1410610187 (electronic bk.)
9781410610188 (electronic bk.)
0805846980 (cloth ; alk. paper)