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Censorship and Freedom of Speech -

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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 8 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book The Three Dimensions of Freedom by Billy Bragg
    The Three Dimensions of Freedom - by Billy Bragg

    £6.00   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780571353217 | ISBN 10: 0571353215

    At a time when opinion trumps facts and truth is treated as nothing more than another perspective, free speech has become a battleground. While authoritarians and algorithms threaten democracy, we argue over who has the right to speak.  To pr ... more

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  • Cover image of book Censored: A Literary History of Subversion & Control by Matthew Fellion, and Katherine Inglis
    Censored: A Literary History of Subversion & Control - by Matthew Fellion, and Katherine Inglis

    £25.00   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780712356893 | ISBN 10: 0712356894

    The list of books suppressed in the English language features the sacred and profane, poetic and pornographic, famous and infamous. A history of literary censorship is therefore a history not only of texts but of the authorities that have attempted t ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Copyright Masquerade: How Corporate Lobbying Threatens Online Freedoms by Monica Horten
    A Copyright Masquerade: How Corporate Lobbying Threatens Online Freedoms - by Monica Horten

    £16.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781780326405 | ISBN 10: 1780326408

    When thousands marched through ice and snow against a copyright treaty, their cries for free speech on the Internet shot to the heart of the European Union and forced a political U-turn. The mighty entertainment industries could only stare in dismay, ... more

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  • Cover image of book You Can
    You Can't Read This Book: Censorship in an Age of Freedom - by Nick Cohen

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780007518500 | ISBN 10: 0007518501

    The uncompromising Nick Cohen exposes the reality behind the freedoms we enjoy in the book that won Polemic of the Year at the 2013 Political Book Awards.After the fall of the Berlin Wall, the collapse of Communism, and the advent of the Web which al ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Net Delusion: How Not to Liberate The World by Evgeny Morozov
    The Net Delusion: How Not to Liberate The World - by Evgeny Morozov

    £10.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780141049571 | ISBN 10: 014104957x

    Does free information mean free people?  At the start of the twenty-first century we were promised that the internet would liberate the world. We could come together as never before, and from Iran's 'twitter revolution' to Facebook 'activism', ... more

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  • Cover image of book Censorship: A Beginner
    Censorship: A Beginner's Guide - by Julian Petley

    £9.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781851686742 | ISBN 10: 1851686746

    When we think of the word "censorship", we imagine blacked out words and authoritarian political regimes of the past. However, censorship is alive and well today, and just as pervasive in capitalist democracies as repressive regimes.   Offeri ... more

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  • Cover image of book ZERO by Chris O
    ZERO - by Chris O'Connell

    £9.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781840028812 | ISBN 10: 1840028815

    'They're outside. Even if you write down what I tell you and you get the world to read the book, I don't think they'll be bothered. They're not frightened of the truth. What hope have we got?'   Chaotic, fast, and furious, ZERO is the new play fro ... more

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  • Cover image of book Words That Wound: Critical Race Theory, Assaultive Speech, and the First Amendment by Mari J Matsuda et al
    Words That Wound: Critical Race Theory, Assaultive Speech, and the First Amendment - by Mari J Matsuda et al

    £38.99   paperback   (1993) - ISBN 13: 9780813384283 | ISBN 10: 0813384281

    Words, like sticks and stones, can assault; they can injure; they can exclude. In this important book, four prominent legal scholars from the tradition of critical race theory draw on the experience of injury from racist hate speech to develop a firs ... more

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