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Saving us from ourselves: contraception, censorship and the 'evil literature'controversy of 1926
Horgan, John
In the history of Irish public policy on communications. the ban on the publication of information about contraception merits a special place. It existed for half a century. and the circumstances of Its elaboration and Implementation offer a special insight Into the sensitivity of Irish governments on matters of sexual morality, as well as into public and media attitudes to the controversies Involved.
Keyword(s): Law; History; Mass media; Political science; Censorship of Publications Act; contraception; abortion; sexual morality
Publication Date:
1995
Type: Other
Peer-Reviewed: Unknown
Language(s): English
Institution: Dublin City University
Citation(s): Horgan, John (1995) Saving us from ourselves: contraception, censorship and the 'evil literature'controversy of 1926. Irish Communications Review, 5 (1). pp. 61-67. ISSN 0791-0010
Publisher(s): Dublin Institute of Technology
File Format(s): application/pdf
Related Link(s): http://doras.dcu.ie/21773/1/Horgan_ICR_Vol_5.pdf,
http://arrow.dit.ie/icr/vol5/iss1/7
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