In its twentieth edition, Mass Media Law comprehensively examines the principles of media law, First Amendment freedoms of speech, and press and assembly. This timely revised edition is extremely pertinent in this era of both “fake news” and open hostility by some politicians toward the press. Students are offered an updated look at the ever-changing landscape of media law. Led by a team of preeminent scholars in the field of mass media law: Clay Calvert, Dan Kozlowski and Derigan Silver, this new edition is engaging, readable, and entertaining.
ISBNS: 1259913902 / 9781259913907
Publication Date: 10/17/17
In its twentieth edition, Mass Media Law comprehensively examines the principles of media law, First Amendment freedoms of speech, and press and assembly.
Chapter 1 The American Legal System
Chapter 2 The First Amendment: The Meaning of Freedom
Chapter 3 The First Amendment: Contemporary Problems
Chapter 4 Libel: Establishing a Case
Chapter 5 Libel: Proof of Fault
Chapter 6 Libel: Defenses and Damages
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