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An aristocracy of critics : Luce, Hutchins, Niebuhr, and the committee that redefined freedom of the press / Stephen Bates.

Author/creator Bates, Stephen, 1958- author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New Haven : Yale University Press, [2020]
Descriptionviii, 312 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Skunk at the garden party -- Unlucky crusader -- Disillusionment in democracy -- Synthetic dead cats -- Highest intellect ever -- Restless searchlights -- The glorious, mischievous first amendment -- The right to be let alone -- Resurrecting free speech -- Is bigness badness? -- Gadgeteer -- Beguiling the dragon -- Consider yourself pedestaled -- All great problems are insoluble -- Jefferson's epitaph -- Gentleman's "C" -- The Luce that laid the golden egg -- From target to canon -- Democracy on the skids.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 225-295) and index.
ISBN9780300111897 hardcover
ISBN0300111894 hardcover

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