eBook Censorship and Student Communication in Online and Offline Settings, 1st Edition

  • Joseph O. Oluwole
  • Preston C. Green III
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  • ISBN-10: 146669520X
  • ISBN-13: 9781466695207
  • DDC: 342.7308
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 622 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released May 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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Overview

This is a comprehensive reference that addresses the issues surrounding students’ right to free speech in on and off-campus settings. It examines the implications of digital media as well as constitutional and legal considerations. It is an essential resource for school administrators, educators, students, and policymakers interested in uncovering the reasons behind student censorship and the challenges associated with the regulation of students’ free speech.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Table of Contents.
Foreword.
Preface.
Acknowledgment.
Context.
1: Background.
Unprotected Speech.
2: True Threat.
3: Fighting Words.
4: Defamatory Speech.
5: Obscene Speech.
6: Child Pornography.
Student Free Speech and the United States Supreme Court.
7: Material and Substantial Disruption/Infringement of Rights.
8: Lewd, Vulgar, Plainly-Offensive, and Obscene Speech.
9: School-Sponsored Speech.
10: Advocacy of Illegal Drug Use.
Lower Courts and Off-Campus Speech.
11: Their Stories: Offline Off-Campus Speech.
12: Their Stories: Online Off-Campus Speech.
Reflections.
13: Assessing the Current Jurisprudence.
14: Acceptable Use Policies.
15: State Anti-Bullying Statutes and Student Speech.
16: Forging the Path Forward from Censorship.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.
Index.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Table of Contents.
Foreword.
Preface.
Acknowledgment.
Context.
1: Background.
Unprotected Speech.
2: True Threat.
3: Fighting Words.
4: Defamatory Speech.
5: Obscene Speech.
6: Child Pornography.
Student Free Speech and the United States Supreme Court.
7: Material and Substantial Disruption/Infringement of Rights.
8: Lewd, Vulgar, Plainly-Offensive, and Obscene Speech.
9: School-Sponsored Speech.
10: Advocacy of Illegal Drug Use.
Lower Courts and Off-Campus Speech.
11: Their Stories: Offline Off-Campus Speech.
12: Their Stories: Online Off-Campus Speech.
Reflections.
13: Assessing the Current Jurisprudence.
14: Acceptable Use Policies.
15: State Anti-Bullying Statutes and Student Speech.
16: Forging the Path Forward from Censorship.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.
Index.