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The Resource Worst instincts : cowardice, conformity, and the ACLU, Wendy Kaminer

Worst instincts : cowardice, conformity, and the ACLU, Wendy Kaminer

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Worst instincts : cowardice, conformity, and the ACLU
Title
Worst instincts
Title remainder
cowardice, conformity, and the ACLU
Statement of responsibility
Wendy Kaminer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A provocative assessment of the ways in which the author believes that the ACLU has failed or unduly compromised its mission charges the organization with embracing increasingly lower ethical standards, drawing on her experiences as a dissident member of its national board to raise concerns about its advocacy of free speech, values about conformity, and performances in the wake of national emergencies
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322806
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kaminer, Wendy
Dewey number
  • 323.06/073
  • 320.5
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC599.U5
LC item number
K36 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • Social groups
  • Social pressure
  • Social influence
  • Kaminer, Wendy
Target audience
adult
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cowardice, conformity, and the ACLU
Label
Worst instincts : cowardice, conformity, and the ACLU, Wendy Kaminer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-149)
Contents
Mob scenes -- The problem with partisanship -- Not the crime but the cover-up -- The political shouldn't be personal -- Facts don't matter -- Money changes everything -- Potemkin villages -- Gag rules -- Going it alone
Control code
ocn264006095
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
149 p.
Isbn
9780807044308
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008052658
System control number
(OCoLC)264006095
Label
Worst instincts : cowardice, conformity, and the ACLU, Wendy Kaminer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-149)
Contents
Mob scenes -- The problem with partisanship -- Not the crime but the cover-up -- The political shouldn't be personal -- Facts don't matter -- Money changes everything -- Potemkin villages -- Gag rules -- Going it alone
Control code
ocn264006095
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
149 p.
Isbn
9780807044308
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008052658
System control number
(OCoLC)264006095

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