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Negro and the First amendment by Harry Kalven

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English


  • African Americans -- Civil rights.,
  • Freedom of speech -- United States.,
  • Freedom of association -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Reprint of: 1965.

Statementby Harry Kalven.
SeriesPhoenix books -- P-240
LC ClassificationsE185.61 K3, KF4757 .K34 1966
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 244 p. ;
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15188471M

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