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Law of Public Communication- 2008 Update

Law of Public Communication- 2008 Update - 7th edition

Law of Public Communication- 2008 Update - 7th edition

ISBN13: 9780205484676

ISBN10: 0205484670

Law of Public Communication- 2008 Update by Kent R. Middleton - ISBN 9780205484676
Edition: 7TH 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Published: 2008
International: No
Law of Public Communication- 2008 Update by Kent R. Middleton - ISBN 9780205484676

ISBN13: 9780205484676

ISBN10: 0205484670

Edition: 7TH 08

Summary

''The Seventh Edition of this top-selling media law text includes the most current legal developments affecting the daily work of writers, broadcasters, advertisers, cable operators, Internet service providers, public relations practitioners, photographers, and other public communicators. By presenting statutes and cases in a cohesive manner that is understandable to students studying law for the first time, the authors ensure that students will acquire a firm grasp of the legal issues affecting the media.''--BOOK JACKET.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Public communication and the law p. 1
The first amendment p. 25
Methods of control p. 67
Libel p. 93
Privacy p. 176
Intellectual property p. 233
Political speech p. 281
Commercial speech p. 326
Obscenity and indecency p. 399
The media and the judiciary p. 454
Protection and news sources, notes, and tape p. 510
Access to information p. 548
Finding and reading the law p. 593
The first fourteen amendments to the Constitution p. 599
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