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ERIC Number: EJ183126
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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Ideals, Interests and Civil Liberty: The Colonial Press and Freedom, 1735-76
Rivera, Clark
Journalism Quarterly, 55, 1, 47-53,124, Spr 78
An analysis of the colonial American press shows that, although it was not a free press as people now conceive of one, freedom of expression was in general less restricted than in other contemporary cultures, and the press did foster and utilize conceptions of freedom that foreshadowed those of today. (GW)
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