University of Pittsburgh

Privileging the press: confidential sources, journalism ethics and the First Amendment.

In tracing the development of the journalist's privilege from colonial times to the present, Jason Shepard finds a dynamic interaction among journalism ethics, free-press theory, and legal jurisprudence that supports qualified legal protections for journalists.

ISBN: 9781593324643
PittCat: KF8959.P7 S52 2011

Revised 09/28/2011 | Copyright 2011 | Site by UMC