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Title Silencing the opposition : how the U.S. government suppressed freedom of expression during major crises / edited by Craig R. Smith

Publ Info Albany : State University of New York Press, [2011]
Edition Second edition
 RWU Main Library  JC599.U5 S542 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  JC599.U5 S542 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 354 pages ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Preface and introduction / Craig R. Smith -- The alien and sedition crisis / Craig R. Smith -- Lincoln and habeas corpus / Craig R. Smith and Stephanie J. Hurst -- The radical Republicans / Craig R. Smith -- Suppression of Native American culture / Craig R. Smith, Karen Rasmussen, and Stephanie J. Hurst -- Silencing the union movement / Andrew Sachs -- Suppression of the suffrage movement / Katie L. Gibson and Amy L. Heyse -- The red scares / Craig R. Smith -- Suppression during the Vietnam era / Sharon Downey and Karen Rasmussen -- Suppressing political speech through broadcast regulation and campaign reform / Craig R. Smith -- 9/11 and the ensuing restrictions on civil liberties / Craig R. Smith and R. Brandon Anderson -- Conclusion / Craig R. Smith
LC subject Freedom of speech -- United States -- History
Political oratory -- United States -- History
Add Author Smith, Craig R
ISBN 9781438435190 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1438435193 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781438435206 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1438435207 (pbk. : alk. paper)