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The smut peddlers.

Author: James Jackson Kilpatrick
Publisher: Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press [1973, ©1960]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Jackson Kilpatrick
ISBN: 0837165156 9780837165158
OCLC Number: 604920
Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by Doubleday, Garden City, N.Y.
Description: viii, 323 pages 22 cm
Contents: Part I: The fact --
1. The obscenity racket today --
2. Obscenity cases prior to 1915 --
3. The war on obscenity today --
Part II: The law --
1. The Roth-Alberts case --
2. The censorship of motion pictures --
Part III: The conflict --
1. The censor at work --
2. The case against censorship --
3. The case for censorship --
4. Private action --
5. Public law --
6. Motion pictures --
Part IV: The middle ground.
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