Fuck (Paperback)

Word Taboo and Protecting Our First Amendment Liberties

By Fairman, Christopher Fairman

Sphinx Publishing, 9781572487116, 248pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2009

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This entertaining read is about the word 'fuck', the law, and the taboo. It examines the law surrounding the word and reveals both inconsistencies in its treatment and tension with other identifiable legal rights that the law simply doesn't answer.

About the Author

Christopher M. Fairman is a Professor of Law at Moritz College of Law at the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He is a leading national expert in civil procedure, legal ethics, and the word "fuck." He is a gifted teacher with awards and recognition at the high school, college, and university level.