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The Resource Dissent, Injustice, and the Meanings of America

Dissent, Injustice, and the Meanings of America

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Dissent, Injustice, and the Meanings of America
Title
Dissent, Injustice, and the Meanings of America
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Language
eng
Summary
Americans should not just tolerate dissent. They should encourage it. In this provocative and wide-ranging book, Steven Shiffrin makes this case by arguing that dissent should be promoted because it lies at the heart of a core American value: free speech. He contends, however, that the country's major institutions--including the Supreme Court and the mass media--wrongly limit dissent. And he reflects on how society and the law should change to encourage nonconformity. Shiffrin is one of the country's leading first-amendment theorists. He advances his dissent-based theory of free speech with car
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Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Dissent, Injustice, and the Meanings of America
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Dissent, Injustice, and the Meanings of America
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7s2x0
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online resource
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rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
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1 online resource (219 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400822966
Media category
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Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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