Free Speech Yearbook
PUBLISHER: Southern Illinois University Press
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In this latest issue of "Free Speech Yearbook, "Franklyn S. Haiman discusses "On Being Politically Correct in a Free Society"; Stephen C. Wood and Jean DeWitt write on "The Popular Party and the Trial of John Peter Zenger: Exposing and Opposing Arbitrary Power"; and Maurine H. Beasley deals with "Women Journalists and Freedom of the Press: A Preliminary Historical Inquiry."
Marouf Hasian, Jr., and Edward Panetta examine "Richard Posner s Redefinition of the Marketplace of Ideas: A Law and Economics Interpretation of the First Amendment"; Justice Chuku considers "William H. Rehnquist: Judicial Restraint and Freedom of Expression"; and John L. Huffman, Carol Mills, and Denise M. Trauth analyze "Vanishing Constitutional Standards: The Rehnquist Court and Symbolic Speech."
Ron Manuto and Sean Patrick O Rourke investigate "Dancing with Wolves: Nudity, Morality, and the Speech/Conduct Doctrine"; Henry L. Ewbank asks, "Does the First Amendment Protect Tenure Files? "The University of Pennsylvania v. EEOC, "493 U.S. 182 (1990)"; Sharon Ruhly looks into "Distinguishing Thought, Discriminating Motive"; and Bruce Bubacz covers "Constitutive Free Speech Justifications: Spinoza s Arguments from Human Nature and Personal Merit."
Among the resources are Paul Siegel s "The Supreme Court and the First Amendment: 19921993" and Kathleen M. Dutt s "Freedom of Speech Bibliography: January 1993December 1993."
Thirteen books dealing with vital First Amendment issues are also reviewed, including "Thought Control and Repression During the Reagan-Bush Era "by Richard O. Curry (reviewed by Donna Cunningham), ""Speech Acts""" and the First Amendment" by Franklyn S. Haiman (reviewed by Joseph S. Tuman), "Culture Wars: The Struggle to Define America "by James Davison Hunter (reviewed by Melinda D. Hawley), and "To Form a More Perfect Union "by Craig R. Smith (reviewed by Mary Elizabeth Bezanson).
PUBLICATION DATE: 8/1/1995
CATEGORY: Political Science