Silenced In The Library Banned Books In America

Author: Zeke Jarvis
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440843953
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Censorship has been an ongoing phenomenon even in "the land of the free." This examination of banned books across U.S. history examines the motivations and effects of censorship, shows us how our view of right and wrong has evolved over the years, and helps readers to understand the tremendous importance of books and films in our society. • Provides readers with a broad understanding of the different levels of censorship • Puts challenges to books into historical context of societal standards and current events • Takes both historical and literary perspectives, recognizing the lasting cultural influences of texts and their literary significance • Presents biographical background of major authors who have been challenged • Identifies the source and explains the result of challenges to the most important or influential banned books • Compares challenges to controversial books against similar challenges to controversial films, television shows, and video games
世界禁书文库/The World Banned Books Collection
Language: zh-CN
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

本文库收入《女人们》、《玩笑》、《纵欲者萨宁》、《神女》、《褴褛时代》、《红杏出墙》、《继母颂》、《恋爱的女人》等世界文学作品。
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Categories: Prohibited books
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

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Silenced in the Library: Banned Books in America
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: Zeke Jarvis
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-18 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Pages: 560
Authors: Nicholas J. Karolides, Margaret Bald, Dawn B. Sova
Categories: Literary Criticism
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Presents summaries and censorship accounts of books that have been banned throughout history for political, religious, sexual, and social reasons.
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Authors: Nicholas J. Karolides, Margaret Bald, Dawn B. Sova
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