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University of Michigan Law School Faculty Bibliography: Bollinger, Lee C., Jr. (1973-1994, 1997-2002)





  • Co-editor. Eternal Vigilant: Free Speech in the Modern Era. G. R. Stone, co-editor. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002.
  • Co-editor. "The Events of My Life": An Autobiographical Sketch. J. D. Dann, co-editor. Ann Arbor: Clements Library, University of Michigan, 2001.
  • Images of a Free Press. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991.
  • The Tolerant Society: Free Speech and Extremist Speech in America. New York: Oxford University Press, 1986.
  • Tolerance and the First Amendment. Williamsburg, Va.: Institute of Bill of Rights Law, Marshall-Wythe School of Law, College of William and Mary, 1986.
  • Contract Law in Modern Society. 2nd ed. J. H. Jackson, co-author. St. Paul, Minn.: West, 1980.

Book Chapters

  • "First Amendment." In The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States, edited by K. L. Hall et al. New York: Macmillan, 1992.
  • "Extremist Speech." In Encyclopedia of the American Constitution, edited by L. W. Levy et al., suppl. 1. New York: Macmillan, 1992.
  • "Commercial Speech." In Encyclopedia of the American Constitution, edited by L. W. Levy et al., suppl. 1. New York: Macmillan, 1992.
  • "Elitism, the Masses, and the Idea of Self-Government: Ambivalence about the 'Central Meaning of the First Amendment'." In Constitutional Government in America: Essays and Proceedings from Southwestern University Law Review's First West Coast Conference on Constitutional Law, edited by R. K. L. Collins. Durham, N.C.: Carolina Academic Press, 1980.

Journal Articles

  • "High Brow." Mich. L. Rev. 99, no. 8 (2001): 1815-6.
  • "Law and the Ideal Citizen." Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 56, no. 3 (1999): 953-66.
  • "The Hutchins Commission, Half a Century on - III." Media Stud. J. 12, no. 2 (1998): 62-5.
  • "New Frontier, First Amendment." Neiman Rep. 51, no. 1 (1997): 73.
  • "Public Institutions of Culture and the First Amendment: The New Frontier." U. Cin. L. Rev. 63, no. 3 (1995): 1103-17. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
  • "The Return of Porn' im' age' ry." Law Quad. Notes 37, no. 1 (1994): 2-7.
  • "The Open-Minded Soldier and the University." Law Quad. Notes 37, no. 2 (1994): 54-60. (Adapted from a speech first delivered as the Second Annual Davis, Markert, Nickerson Lecture on Academic and Intellectual Freedom in April 1992.)
  • "Why There Should Be an Independent Decennial Commission on the Press." U. Chi. Legal F. 1993 (1993): 14.
  • "The Open-Minded Soldier and the University." Mich. Q. Rev. 32 (1993): 19.
  • "The Mind in the Major American Law School." Mich. L. Rev. 91, no. 8 (1993): 2167-76.
  • "The End of New York Times v. Sullivan: Reflections on Masson v. New Yorker Magazine." Sup. Ct. Rev. 1991 (1991): 16.
  • "The Tolerant Society: A Response to Critics ." Colum. L. Rev. 90, no. 4 (1990): 979-1003.
  • "Property in Mass Media Law." Harv. J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 13, no. 1 (1990): 97-8.
  • "Notes toward an Idea: Freedom of Speech and Minorities in the United States." Israel Y.B. Hum. Rts. 20 (1990): 181ֹ5.
  • "The Future and the First Amendment." Cap. U. L. Rev. 18, no. 2 (1989): 221-36.
  • "Scholars' Reply to Professor Fried." J. C. Areen et al., co-authors. Yale L.J. 99 (1989): 163-8.
  • "Wade H. McCree, Jr. (Tribute)." Mich. L. Rev. 86, no. 2 (1987): 221-2.
  • "The Press and the Public Interest: An Essay on the Relationship between Social Behavior and the Language of First Amendment Theory." Mich. L. Rev. 82, no. 5/6 (1984): 1447-58.
  • "Government Secrets: The First Amendment Implications of 'Prepublication Review' Agreements." Law Quad. Notes 28, no. 2 (1984 ): 34ִ0.
  • "On the Legal Relationship between Old and New Technologies of Communication." German Y.B. Int'l L. 26 (1983): 269ֹ8.
  • "Free Speech and Intellectual Values." Yale L.J. 92, no. 3 (1983): 438-73.
  • "The First Amendment and New Communications Technologies." Law Quad. Notes 26, no. 3 (1982): 1-34.
  • "Homer of the Pacific: Melville's Art and the Ambiguities of Judging Evil." Mich. L. Rev. 75, no. 5/6 (1977): 823-44.
  • "Freedom of the Press and Public Access: Toward a Theory of Partial Regulation of the Mass Media." Mich. L. Rev. 75, no. 1 (1976): 1-42.


  • Review of Media Beyond Socialism: Theory and Practice in East-Central Europe, by S. Splichal. Annals Am. Acad. Pol. & Soc. Sci. 539 (1995): 200-1. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
  • Review of Making Local News, by P. Kaniss. Annals Am. Acad. Pol. & Soc. Sci. 525 (1993): 182-3.
  • "The Meaning of Dissent." Review of The First Amendment, Democracy, and Romance, by S. H. Shiffrin. Mich. L. Rev. 89, no. 6 (1991): 1382-9.
  • "Harry Kalven, the Proust of the First Amendment." Review of A Worthy Tradition: Freedom of Speech in America, by H. Kalven. Mich. L. Rev. 87, no. 6 (1989): 1576-83.
  • "The Sedition of Free Speech." Review of When Government Speaks: Politics, Law and Government Expression in America, by M. Yudof. Mich. L. Rev. 81, no. 4 (1983): 867-98.
  • "The Skokie Legacy: Reflections on an 'Easy Case' and Free Speech Theory." Review of Defending My Enemy: American Nazis, the Stokie Case, and the Risks of Freedom, by A. Neier. Mich. L. Rev. 80, no. 4 (1982): 617-33.
  • Review of Freedom of the Press vs. Public Access, by D. Schmidt, Jr. Colum. L. Rev. 76, no. 8 (1976): 1354-71.

Other Publications

  • Foreword to "Symposium on Media and the Law." Notre Dame J.L. Ethics & Pub. Pol'y 6, no. 1 (1992): 1-4.