Freeing speech [electronic resource] :the constitutional war over national security / John Denvir.
By: Denvir, John.Material type: BookPublisher: New York, N.Y. : New York University Press, c2010Description: 1 online resource (ix, 189 p.).ISBN: 9780814720868 (electronic bk.); 0814720862 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): War and emergency legislation -- United States | Freedom of speech -- United States | National security -- United States | United States. Constitution. 1st Amendment | LAW -- Constitutional | Constitution (United States) | Freedom of speech | National security | War and emergency legislation | United States | United States (1 Amendment). ConstitutionGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 342.73/062 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction : constitutional wars -- The national security presidency -- The manufacture of consent -- The rise and fall of the First Amendment -- Democracy in the dark -- Free speech activists -- The Supreme Court -- Afterword : a human rights constitution.
Description based on print version record.