Cover of: From the Palmer Raids to the Patriot Act | Christopher M. Finan

From the Palmer Raids to the Patriot Act

a history of the fight for free speech in America

Published by Beacon Press in Boston, Mass .
Written in English.

About the Book

Presents a comprehensive history of the evolution of free speech in America over the last century.

About the Edition

Presents a comprehensive history of the evolution of free speech in America over the last century.

Table of Contents

Introduction -- -- ch. 1.
Ground zero -- -- ch. 2.
Mob rule, 1921-1930 -- -- ch. 3.
Banned in Boston -- -- ch. 4. The
court takes a hand -- -- ch. 5. The
second Red scare -- -- ch. 6. The
fight for artistic freedom, 1945-1966 -- -- ch. 7.
Let the sunshine in -- -- ch. 8. The
counterattack, 1970-2002 --
9/11 --
Acknowledgments --
Notes --
Index.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 310-325) and index.

Other Titles
History of the fight for free speech in America

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
323.44/3
Library of Congress
KF4772 .F56 2007

The Physical Object

Pagination
xi, 348 p. ;
Number of pages
348

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24741168M
Internet Archive
frompalmerraidst00fina
ISBN 10
0807044288, 0807044296
ISBN 13
9780807044285, 9780807044292
LC Control Number
2007922269
OCLC/WorldCat
123419263
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