Robert C. Post is Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law and Dean of the Yale Law School.
The slimness of the volume is inversely related to the heft of the book's achievement, which is that it advances a bold, innovative new understanding about why the First Amendment exists and the purposes it serves... The argument is carefully drawn and intellectually challenging, making the book an absolute must read for experienced constitutional scholars as well as for readers just beginning their explorations into constitutional theory.' (S.B. Lichtman, Choice)