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Freedom of the press : rights and liberties under the law

Author: Nancy C Cornwell
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2004.
Series: America's freedoms.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Examines the issues surrounding press freedoms in the United States from their origins in English tradition to the technological challenges of the twenty-first century.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cornwell, Nancy C., 1959-
Freedom of the press.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2004
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy C Cornwell
ISBN: 1851094717 9781851094714 1851094768 9781851094769
OCLC Number: 56560689
Description: xxiii, 355 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Origins and early developments --
Twentieth-century issues --
Twenty-first-century issues --
Key people, cases, and events --
Series Title: America's freedoms.
Responsibility: Nancy C. Cornwell.
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