The PC Harangue

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James Boyle

Duke University School of Law

Date Written: May 1, 1993


Reviewing "Debating P.C.: The Controversy Over Political Correctness on College Campuses" (Paul Berman, ed., 1992). The furor over "political correctness" has been an acutely frustrating cultural phenomenon; pregnant with great possibility, touching on vital and fascinating issues, yet initially formulated in a one-sided and myopic manner that guarantees sterility or active harm.

Keywords: Political Correctness, Free Speech, Academia, Liberal Education, Egalitarianism, Relativism, Conservatism

Suggested Citation

Boyle, James, The PC Harangue (May 1, 1993). Stanford Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 5, 1993, Available at SSRN:

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