Cyber Rights: Defending Free speech in the Digital Age

Cyber Rights: Defending Free speech in the Digital Age

by Mike Godwin
     
 

A first-person account of the fight to preserve First Amendment rights in the digital age.See more details below

Overview

A first-person account of the fight to preserve First Amendment rights in the digital age.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262571685
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
07/13/2003
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
426
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: Two Mornings in Cyberspace
1A New Frontier for Free Speech and Society3
2Where the "Virtual" Meets the "Real": Free Speech, Community, and Ethics on the Net24
3The Net Backlash: Fear of Freedom60
4Libel on the Net73
5When Words Hurt: Two Hard Cases About Online Speech101
6Privacy Versus Society133
7The Battle over Copyright on the Net (and Other Intellectual Property Encounters)162
8A Bad Spin and a Cyberporn Primer200
9Fighting a Cyberporn Panic206
10Courting the Future: The Communications Decency Act of 1996260
11Lawyer Precognition, Free Speech, and Communities294
Notes307
Index319

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