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Challenging the 'Worthy' Tradition: Revisionist Interpretations of Free Speech in American History

Reviews in American History, Vol.e 45, No. 2, June 2017

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper

7 Pages Posted: 16 Jun 2017  

David M. Rabban

University of Texas School of Law

Date Written: June 13, 2017

Abstract

This is a joint book review of Sam Lebovic, Free Speech and Unfree News: The Paradox of Press Freedom in America, and Laura Weinrib, The Taming of Free Speech: America's Civil Liberties Compromise.

Keywords: Free Speech in American History

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Rabban, David M., Challenging the 'Worthy' Tradition: Revisionist Interpretations of Free Speech in American History (June 13, 2017). Reviews in American History, Vol.e 45, No. 2, June 2017 ; U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2985712

David M. Rabban (Contact Author)

University of Texas School of Law ( email )

727 East Dean Keeton Street
Austin, TX 78705
United States

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