The freedom to lie : a debate about democracy / John Swan and Noel Peattie ; foreword by Robert Franklin.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Swan, Angela, 1938-
Corporate Authors: American Library Association. Social Responsibilities Round Table., American Library Association. Intellectual Freedom Round Table.
Other Authors: Peattie, Noel.
Format: Book
Published: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, [1989]
Table of Contents:
  • The dolphins : a foreword / Robert Franklin
  • Untruth or consequences / John Swan
  • Lies, damned lies, and democracy and the ethics of freedom; or, the practicalities of free access / John Swann
  • Truth, libraries, and revolution / Noel Peattie
  • Damned lies, part II : a rebuttal in specifics / John Swan
  • A brief rejoinder / Noel Peattie
  • Three hard cases for socially responsible librarians (an appendix) / Noel Peattie
  • Two last socially conscious questions for hardy librarians (an appendix) / John Swan
  • A bibliographic essay / Noel Peattie
  • An idiosyncratic bibliography about freedom, or, an argument in the form of a reading list / Johm Swan.