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Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: Free Speech and the Living Constitution

Pohlman, H. L.

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ISBN 10: 0814766145 / ISBN 13: 9780814766149
Published by New York University Press, 1991
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Title: Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: Free Speech ...

Publisher: New York University Press

Publication Date: 1991

Book Condition:Good

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"Persuasive. A welcome addition."
The Journal of Legal History

"A masterly exposition of the complex details of Holmes' Supreme Court work."
The Core Review

In this work, H.L. Pohlman calls for a new interpretation of Holmes as a moderate defender of free speech, and provides a window into Holmes' basic understanding of American constitutionalism. Pohlman argues that Holmes played a crucial role in the development of the idea that the Constitution is a living entity, an idea that differed radically from nineteenth-century antecedents.

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H. L. Pohlman is Associate Professor at Dickinson College and author of Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes and Utilitarian Jurisprudence.

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