Book Cover
Author Garry, Patrick M.

Title Scrambling for protection : the new media and the First Amendment / Patrick M. Garry
Published Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburg Press, [1994]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
Description vi, 198 pages ; 23 cm
Series Pitt series in policy and institutional studies
Pitt series in policy and institutional studies.
Contents Pt. I. The First Amendment at the Edge of Change. 1. Approaching Changes in First Amendment Press Doctrines. 2. Historical Patterns of Change in the First Amendment -- Pt. II. Agents of Change. 3. The Changing Press. 4. The Emergence of New Media Technologies. 5. Political Pressures for a Changing Press -- Pt. III. The Need for Change in First Amendment Press Doctrines. 6. The Existing Constitutional Model of the Press. 7. The Inadequacy of Existing First Amendment Models -- Pt. IV. Shaping New First Amendment Doctrines by Defining the Press. 8. The Historical Identity of the American Press. 9. The Independent Nature of the First Amendment Press Clause. 10. The Press, Politics, and the Democratic Dialogue -- Pt. V. The Future of the First Amendment. 11. Unifying the First Amendment for a Converging Press. 12. Applying the First Amendment to the New Press
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-195) and index
Subject Freedom of the press -- United States.
Mass media -- Law and legislation -- United States.
LC no. 94014020
ISBN 0822937980