Literature Suppressed On Sexual Grounds

Author by : Dawn B. Sova
Languange : en
Publisher by : Infobase Publishing
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Description : Literature Suppressed on Sexual Grounds, Revised Edition examines the issues underlying the suppression of more than 100 works deemed sexually obscene. The entries new to this edition include America by Jon Stewart, Sex by Madonna, The Buffalo Tree by Adam Rapp, and many more. Also included are updates to entries such as Forever by Judy Blume, and more


Literature Suppressed On Social Grounds

Author by : Dawn B. Sova
Languange : en
Publisher by : Infobase Publishing
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Description : Literature Suppressed on Social Grounds, Revised Edition discusses writings that have been banned over the centuries because they offended or merely ignored official truths; challenged widely held assumptions; or contained ideas or language unacceptable to a state, religious institution, or private moral watchdog. The entries new to this edition include the Captain Underpants series, We All Fall Down by Robert Cormier, and Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven by Margaret Zemach. Also included are updates to the censorship histories of such books as To Kill a Mockingbird and Of Mice and Men.


Literature Suppressed On Political Grounds

Author by : Margaret Bald
Languange : en
Publisher by : Infobase Publishing
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Description : Literature Suppressed on Religious Grounds, Revised Edition profiles the censorship of many such essential works of literature. The entries new to this edition include extensive coverage of the Harry Potter series, which has been frequently banned in the United States on the grounds that it promotes witchcraft, as well as entries on two popular textbook series, The Witches by Roald Dahl, Women Without Men: A Novel of Modern Iran, and more. Also included are updates to such entries as The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie and On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin.


Literature Suppressed On Religious Grounds

Author by : Margaret Bald
Languange : en
Publisher by : Infobase Publishing
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Description : Literature Suppressed on Religious Grounds, Revised Edition profiles the censorship of many such essential works of literature. The entries new to this edition include extensive coverage of the Harry Potter series, which has been frequently banned in the United States on the grounds that it promotes witchcraft, as well as entries on two popular textbook series, The Witches by Roald Dahl, Women Without Men: A Novel of Modern Iran, and more. Also included are updates to such entries as The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie and On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin.


One Hundred And Twenty Banned Books

Author by : Nicholas J. Karolides
Languange : en
Publisher by : Checkmark Books
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Description : Presents summary and censorship accounts of books that have been banned throughout history for political, religious, sexual, and social reasons.


How To Write Book Reports

Author by : Dawn B. Sova
Languange : en
Publisher by : Arco
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Description : Discusses the various types of book reviews and offers advice on the organization and writing of reports on fiction, plays, biographies, and collections of shorter works.


Multicultural Children S Literature

Author by : Ambika Gopalakrishnan
Languange : en
Publisher by : SAGE Publications
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Description : This book is designed to prepare K-12 preservice and inservice teachers to address the social, cultural, and critical issues of our times through the use of multicultural children's books. It will be used as a core textbook in courses on multicultural children's literature and as a supplement in courses on children's literature and social studies teaching methods. It can also be used as a supplement in courses on literacy, reading, language arts, and multicultural education.


Forbidden Films

Author by : Dawn B. Sova
Languange : en
Publisher by : Checkmark Books
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Description : Alphabetically arranged entries offer detailed histories of 125 films, providing production data, cast information, plot summaries, censorship histories, and profiles of directors.


Christians Free Expression And The Common Good

Author by : Gordon S. Jackson
Languange : en
Publisher by : Lexington Books
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Description : This study contends that Christians in Western democracies should champion free expression, not only for their own wellbeing but also for the good of their societies. The book presents a theology of free expression and examines a paradox: why censorship is dangerous, and why it remains present even in vibrant democracies.


Banned Plays

Author by : Dawn B. Sova
Languange : en
Publisher by : Infobase Publishing
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Description : An alphabetical listing of plays that have been banned throughout history with a short synopsis and reason for banning as well as profiles of the playwrights and other resource material.