Mass Communication Law: Cases and Comment / Edition 6

Mass Communication Law: Cases and Comment / Edition 6

by Donald M. Gillmor, Jerome A. Barron, Todd Simon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0314202218

ISBN-13: 9780314202215

Pub. Date: 11/28/1997

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This text provides a comprehensive survey of media law. It is the original modern casebook in mass communication law, emphasizing learning of law principles and precedents directly from the writings of courts and administrative agencies.

Overview

This text provides a comprehensive survey of media law. It is the original modern casebook in mass communication law, emphasizing learning of law principles and precedents directly from the writings of courts and administrative agencies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314202215
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
11/28/1997
Series:
Wadsworth Series in Mass Communication and Journalism
Pages:
960
Product dimensions:
7.87(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CASES
ix(8)
PREFACE xvii(4)
UNDERSTANDING THE LEGAL SYSTEM AND FINDING THE LAW xxi
CHAPTER 1 THE HISTORY AND RATIONALE OF THE FIRST AMENDMENT
1(38)
CHAPTER 2 FIRST AMENDMENT METHODOLOGY
39(61)
CHAPTER 3 CATEGORIES OF EXPRESSION AND THE SCOPE OF FIRST AMENDMENT PROTECTION
100(45)
CHAPTER 4 LIBEL AND THE MASS MEDIA
145(105)
CHAPTER 5 PRIVACY AND THE PRESS
250(76)
CHAPTER 6 NEWSGATHERING RIGHTS
326(97)
CHAPTER 7 FREEDOM OF INFORMATION: ACCESS TO NEWS OF GOVERNMENT
423(38)
CHAPTER 8 PUBLIC ACCESS TO THE MEDIA
461(43)
CHAPTER 9 BUSINESS ISSUES
504(99)
CHAPTER 10 SELECTED PROBLEMS OF MEDIA LAW
603(65)
CHAPTER 11 THE REGULATION OF BROADCASTING: SOME PROBLEMS OF LAW, TECHNOLOGY, AND POLICY
668(96)
CHAPTER 12 LEGAL CONTROLS ON POLITICAL AND PUBLIC ISSUE PROGRAMMING
764(61)
CHAPTER 13 REGULATING OBSCENITY AND INDECENCY IN BROADCASTING BEFORE THE FCC AND THE FEDERAL COURTS
825(22)
CHAPTER 14 REGULATORY AND FIRST AMENDMENT ISSUES IN CABLE TELEVISION
847(52)
THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES 899(9)
GLOSSARY 908(9)
INDEX 917

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