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The Resource Press and speech under assault : the early Supreme Court justices, the Sedition Act of 1798, and the campaign against dissent, Wendell Bird

Press and speech under assault : the early Supreme Court justices, the Sedition Act of 1798, and the campaign against dissent, Wendell Bird

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Press and speech under assault : the early Supreme Court justices, the Sedition Act of 1798, and the campaign against dissent
Title
Press and speech under assault
Title remainder
the early Supreme Court justices, the Sedition Act of 1798, and the campaign against dissent
Statement of responsibility
Wendell Bird
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bird, Wendell R
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • Seditious libel
  • Freedom of expression
  • Alien and Sedition laws, 1798
Label
Press and speech under assault : the early Supreme Court justices, the Sedition Act of 1798, and the campaign against dissent, Wendell Bird
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on author's thesis (doctoral - Oxford University, 2012) issued under title: Freedoms of press and speech in the first decade of the U.S. Supreme Court
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The right to dissent, and the growth of freedoms of press and speech in the eighteenth century -- The crime of seditious libel, and England's evisceration of freedoms of press and speech -- The collision of seditious libel and freedoms of press and speech in America's constitutional period -- The initial Supreme Court justices and their views on freedoms of press and speech -- The successor Supreme Court justices and their views on freedoms of press and speech -- The Sedition Act and the assault on freedoms of press and speech : the sitting Supreme Court justices and the trials -- The Sedition Act and the assault on freedoms of press and speech : the missing half of the Sedition Act cases -- The Sedition Act and the assault on freedoms of press and speech : the remaining Supreme Court justices on the Sedition Act -- The Federalist justices and the Republican critics : historical misconceptions about freedom
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xli, 522 pages
Isbn
9780190461621
Lccn
2015025447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)912508122
Label
Press and speech under assault : the early Supreme Court justices, the Sedition Act of 1798, and the campaign against dissent, Wendell Bird
Publication
Note
Based on author's thesis (doctoral - Oxford University, 2012) issued under title: Freedoms of press and speech in the first decade of the U.S. Supreme Court
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The right to dissent, and the growth of freedoms of press and speech in the eighteenth century -- The crime of seditious libel, and England's evisceration of freedoms of press and speech -- The collision of seditious libel and freedoms of press and speech in America's constitutional period -- The initial Supreme Court justices and their views on freedoms of press and speech -- The successor Supreme Court justices and their views on freedoms of press and speech -- The Sedition Act and the assault on freedoms of press and speech : the sitting Supreme Court justices and the trials -- The Sedition Act and the assault on freedoms of press and speech : the missing half of the Sedition Act cases -- The Sedition Act and the assault on freedoms of press and speech : the remaining Supreme Court justices on the Sedition Act -- The Federalist justices and the Republican critics : historical misconceptions about freedom
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xli, 522 pages
Isbn
9780190461621
Lccn
2015025447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)912508122

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