ERIC Number: ED180000
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
College Student Press Law. Second Edition.
Trager, Robert; Dickerson, Donna L.
This second edition of a monograph provides updated information on court decisions concerning college student publications and underground newspapers to acquaint advisers, administrators, and students with college student press law. Chapters of the monograph examine freedom of speech on the college campus; the relationship between colleges and student publications; permissible control by administrators; administrators as censors; the conflicting roles of publications advisers; a publication's responsibilities in the areas of libel, privacy, and obscenity; advertising; and additional matters of concern, such as contempt, copyright, endorsements, and broadcasting. An explanation of legal citations, a bibliography, and a list of court cases are included. (RL)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Censorship, Court Litigation, Faculty Advisers, Freedom of Speech, Higher Education, Journalism, Legal Problems, School Newspapers, Student College Relationship, Student Publications, Student Responsibility, Student Rights, Teacher Role
NCCPA Publications, School of Journalism, Lasher Hall, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701 ($5.00 postpaid)
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.; National Council of Coll. Publications Advisers.