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Mass Media Law / Edition 17
     

Mass Media Law / Edition 17

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by Don Pember, Clay Calvert, Pember Don
 

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ISBN-10: 0073511978

ISBN-13: 9780073511979

Pub. Date: 01/13/2010

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

This current and comprehensive, market-leading textbook addresses the most relevant and important aspects of mass media law in the United States, stretching from the history and adoption of the First Amendment to the most recent judicial opinions, statutory enactments, and regulatory controversies affecting speech across the print, broadcast, cable and Internet

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This current and comprehensive, market-leading textbook addresses the most relevant and important aspects of mass media law in the United States, stretching from the history and adoption of the First Amendment to the most recent judicial opinions, statutory enactments, and regulatory controversies affecting speech across the print, broadcast, cable and Internet media. From the laws of libel and privacy to the regulation of advertising and telecommunications, Mass Media Law examines timely issues that are shaping the United States' legal system and the future of media content.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073511979
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/13/2010
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
704
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1. The American Legal System
2. The First Amendment: The Meaning of Freedom
3. The First Amendment: Contemporary Problems
4. Libel: Establishing a Case
5. Libel: Proof of Fault
6. Libel: Defenses and Damages
7. Invasion of Privacy: Appropriation and Intrusion
8. Invasion of Privacy: Publication of Private Information and False Light
9. Gathering Information: Records and Meetings
10. Protection of News Sources/Contempt Power
11. Free Press - Fair Trial: Trial-Level Remedies and Restrictive Orders
12. Free Press - Fair Trial: Closed Judicial Proceedings
13. Regulation of Obscene and Other Erotic Material
14. Copyright
15. Regulation of Advertising
16. Telecommunications Regulation

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