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The Resource Book banning, Thomas Riggs, book editor

Book banning, Thomas Riggs, book editor

Label
Book banning
Title
Book banning
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Riggs, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Book Banning: Censorship Cannot Be Allowed in America; Banned Books Week Demonizes Concerned Parents and Silences Discourse; Parental Concerns About Book Content Should Not Be Dismissed; Book Challenges Bring Attention - and more Readers - to Many Great Books; Teens Need Bold Books; Parents Must Intervene to Protect Their Children from Offensive Material in Books; Homophobia Is at the Root of Some Christian Groups' Book-Banning Efforts; The ALA Pushes a Pro-Gay Agenda and Censors Opposing Views; Librarians Must Be Prepared to Defend Their Selection Criteria; Students Should Not Be Exposed to Books Containing Profanity and Sex; Books That Address Sexuality Help Teens Understand Their Own Experiences; Books That Deal with Violence and Bullying Can Help Teens Develop Empathy; Mein Kampf Should Be Published, not Banned; Hateful Texts Are Dangerous Even When Exposed as Propaganda; Expensive Libel Lawsuits Can Indirectly Lead to Censorship; The Financial Risks of Libel Suits Are Overstated and Do Not Significantly Limit Free Speech; E-Books Are Vulnerable to Digital Banning"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.31
Index
index present
LC call number
Z657
LC item number
.B735 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Riggs, Thomas
Series statement
At issue
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Censorship
  • Censorship
  • Challenged books
  • Prohibited books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Book banning, Thomas Riggs, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn707965552
Extent
119 p. ;
Isbn
9780737755558
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014466
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707965552
  • (OCoLC)707965552
Label
Book banning, Thomas Riggs, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn707965552
Extent
119 p. ;
Isbn
9780737755558
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014466
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707965552
  • (OCoLC)707965552

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