No escape : freedom of speech and the paradox of rights /

No Escape proves that liberal government and nationalism can mutually reinforce each other, taking as its example a preeminent and seemingly universal liberal legal right, freedom of speech, and illustrating how it can function in a way that actually reproduces nationally exclusive conditions of pow...

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Author / Creator:Passavant, Paul A. (Paul Andrew)
Imprint:New York : New York University Press, ©2002.
Description:1 online resource (xvi, 240 pages)
Language:English
Subject:Freedom of speech -- United States -- History.
LAW -- Constitutional.
LAW -- Public.
Freedom of speech.
Redefreiheit
Recht van meningsuiting.
Liberalisme.
Nationalisme.
United States.
USA.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
History.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11168306
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ISBN:9780814768631
0814768636
0814768636
0814766951
9780814766958
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-230) and index.
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Summary:No Escape proves that liberal government and nationalism can mutually reinforce each other, taking as its example a preeminent and seemingly universal liberal legal right, freedom of speech, and illustrating how it can function in a way that actually reproduces nationally exclusive conditions of power.
Other form:Print version: Passavant, Paul. No Escape : Freedom of Speech and the Paradox of Rights. New York : NYU Press, ©2002 9780814766965