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9 edition of The Decency Wars found in the catalog.

The Decency Wars

The Campaign to Cleanse American Culture

by Frederick S Lane

  • 268 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Prometheus Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Ethical issues & debates,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Popular culture,
  • United States,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Social Control,
  • Social Justice (Ethics),
  • Philosophy,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Sociology - General,
  • USA,
  • Censorship,
  • Culture conflict,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Conservatism,
  • Social values

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8851170M
    ISBN 101591024277
    ISBN 109781591024279

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Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Prometheus (August 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x 1 x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 5 customer ratings Cited by: 6.

The Decency Wars: The Campaign to Cleanse American Culture - Kindle edition by Frederick S Lane. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Decency Wars: The Campaign to /5(5).

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Yet, remarkably, during the conservative s, similar 4/5(2). Praise for The Decency Wars “This is a highly entertaining and also an important book. It tells the story of attempts to make America comply with ‘decency’ — as defined by genuine religious conservatives and by assorted puritans, busybodies, and political hypocrits.

The hero is freedom of speech. He accuses religious conservatives of starting "decency wars" for motives no more noble than profit and political gain. As Lane astutely points out, such controversies generate a flood of books, speeches, and syndicated radio and television programs. More importantly, they fill the coffers of conservative politicians The Decency Wars book "non-profits."Pages: Losing the decency wars, one living room at a time: a decade of deregulation, cable, phones, and computers ; The post-Reagan hangover: a four-year rearguard action against cultural indecency ; The oral majority: on talk radio, the issue of decency gets personal ; Now is the year of our dissed content: why the FCC reenlisted in the war on indecency.

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