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The Resource Civil peace and the quest for truth : the First Amendment freedoms in political philosophy and American constitutionalism, Murray Dry

Civil peace and the quest for truth : the First Amendment freedoms in political philosophy and American constitutionalism, Murray Dry

Label
Civil peace and the quest for truth : the First Amendment freedoms in political philosophy and American constitutionalism
Title
Civil peace and the quest for truth
Title remainder
the First Amendment freedoms in political philosophy and American constitutionalism
Statement of responsibility
Murray Dry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
342.7308/52
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4783
LC item number
.D79 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Civil peace and the quest for truth : the First Amendment freedoms in political philosophy and American constitutionalism, Murray Dry
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0417/2004009947.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The American founding and the puritan origins -- Religious freedom and freedom of speech in the state constitutions of the confederation period -- The federal constitution and the Bill of Rights -- The Sedition Act, the Kentucky and Virginia resolutions and the Virginia report -- Ancient political philosophy (Plato, Aristotle, Thucydides) -- Seventeenth century political philosophy (Bacon, Hobbes, Milton, Locke, Spinoza) -- Montesquieu (the spirit of the laws) -- Mill (on liberty) -- Seditious libel and fifty years of "clear and present danger" : from Schenck to Brandenburg -- The preferred position doctrine and the categorical approach to freedom of speech : libel -- The increased protection for "fighting words" and other "Offensive speech", obscenity, pornography, and commercial speech -- Money and speech and the public forum (or time, place, and manner) doctrine -- Free exercise clause -- The establishment clause I -- The establishment clause II
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 307 p.
Isbn
9780739109311
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004009947
System control number
(OCoLC)55078832
Label
Civil peace and the quest for truth : the First Amendment freedoms in political philosophy and American constitutionalism, Murray Dry
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0417/2004009947.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The American founding and the puritan origins -- Religious freedom and freedom of speech in the state constitutions of the confederation period -- The federal constitution and the Bill of Rights -- The Sedition Act, the Kentucky and Virginia resolutions and the Virginia report -- Ancient political philosophy (Plato, Aristotle, Thucydides) -- Seventeenth century political philosophy (Bacon, Hobbes, Milton, Locke, Spinoza) -- Montesquieu (the spirit of the laws) -- Mill (on liberty) -- Seditious libel and fifty years of "clear and present danger" : from Schenck to Brandenburg -- The preferred position doctrine and the categorical approach to freedom of speech : libel -- The increased protection for "fighting words" and other "Offensive speech", obscenity, pornography, and commercial speech -- Money and speech and the public forum (or time, place, and manner) doctrine -- Free exercise clause -- The establishment clause I -- The establishment clause II
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 307 p.
Isbn
9780739109311
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004009947
System control number
(OCoLC)55078832

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