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Author Denvir, John, 1942-

Title Freeing speech : the constitutional war over national security / John Denvir

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : New York University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  KF6075 .D46 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  KF6075 .D46 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 189 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-174) and index
Contents Introduction : constitutional wars -- The national security presidency -- The manufacture of consent -- The rise and fall of the First Amendment -- Democracy in the dark -- Free speech activists -- The Supreme Court -- Afterword : a human rights constitution
LC subject War and emergency legislation -- United States
Freedom of speech -- United States
National security -- United States
United States. Constitution. 1st Amendment
ISBN 9780814720141 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0814720145 (hbk. : alk. paper)