The Free Press Crisis Of 1800

Author: Peter Charles Hoffer
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780700617647
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Examines the trial of journalist Thomas Cooper, which was the first major constitutional challenge to the Sedition Act of 1798 and an important showcase for debating the role of government and the place of dissent in times of national ...

Theatre And Testimony In Shakespeare S England

Author: Holger Schott Syme
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139503405
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Through detailed close readings of plays by Ben Jonson and William Shakespeare - in particular Volpone, Richard II and The Winter's Tale - and analyses of criminal trial procedures, the book constructs a revisionist account of the nature of ...

The Vietnam War On Trial

Author: Michal R. Belknap
Publisher: Univ Pr of Kansas
ISBN:
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The role of Lt. William Calley in one of the worst massacres in the history of the U.S. military is explored fully, with evidence from prosecutors, defenders, witness, and judges presented as well as a blow-by-blow account of the important ...

Roe V Wade

Author: N. E. H. Hull
Publisher: Landmark Law Cases & American
ISBN: 9780700617548
Size: 31.36 MB
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This up-to-date history of Roe v. Wade covers the complete social and legal context of the case that remains the touchstone for America's culture wars.

For All The People

Author: John Curl
Publisher: PM Press
ISBN: 1604862300
Size: 63.52 MB
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Seeking to reclaim a history that has remained largely ignored by most historians, this dramatic and stirring account examines each of the definitive American cooperative movements for social change—farmer, union, consumer, and ...

The Handbook Of Mass Media Ethics

Author: Lee Wilkins
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135594597
Size: 57.94 MB
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This Handbook encapsulates the intellectual history of mass media ethics over the past twenty-five years. Chapters serve as a summary of existing research and thinking in the field, as well as setting agenda items for future research.

The Sleepy Lagoon Murder Case

Author: Mark A. Weitz
Publisher: Landmark Law Cases & American
ISBN: 9780700617470
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Recounts the story of the largest mass murder trial in California's history, in which 22 Mexican-American youths were tried and 17 were convicted for a crime to which none of the defendants were ever tied.

Du Pont Dynasty

Author: Gerard Colby
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453220887
Size: 57.48 MB
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Culled from years of painstaking research and interviews, this fully documented book unfolds like a novel.

Jefferson S Empire

Author: Peter S. Onuf
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 9780813922041
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Peter S. Onuf's new book traces Jefferson's vision of theAmerican future to its roots in his idealized notions of nationhood and empire.Onuf's unsettling recognition that Jefferson's famed egalitarianism was elaboratedin an imperial context ...