Speaking of race, speaking of sex : hate speech, civil rights, and civil liberties / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ... [et al.] ; with an introduction by Ira Glasser

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Subjects: Hate speech--United States
Freedom of speech--United States
Racism in language
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : New York University Press, c1994
LC Classification: K, KF
Physical Description: 299 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Contributors
Introduction / Ira Glasser 1
1. War of Words: Critical Race Theory and the First Amendment / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. 17
2. Racial Myopia in the Age of Digital Compression / Donald E. Lively 59
3. Racist Speech, Democracy, and the First Amendment / Robert C. Post 115
4. Regulating Racist Speech on Campus: A Modest Proposal? / Nadine Strossen 181
5. The First Amendment and the Art of Storytelling / Anthony P. Griffin 157
6. Since When Is the Fourteenth Amendment Our Route to Equality? Some Reflections on the Construction of the "Hate-Speech" Debate from a Lesbian/Gay Perspective / William B. Rubenstein 280
Additional Authors: Gates, Henry Louis
Notes: LCCN: 94036519
ISBN: 0814730701 (acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references
Contents: War of words : critical race theory and the first amendment / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- Racial myopia in the age of digital compression / Donald E. Lively -- Racist speech, democracy, and the first amendment / Robert C. Post -- Regulating racist speech on campus : a modest proposal? / Nadine Strossen -- The first amendment and the art of storytelling / Anthony P. Griffin -- Since when is the fourteenth amendment our route to equality? Some reflections on the construction of the "hate-speech" debate from a lesbian/gay perspective / William B. Rubenstein
OCLC Number: 31173056
ISBN/ISSN: 0814730701