Censorship And The School Library Media Center

Paperback | October 1, 2002

byNancy Kravitz

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This book is an essential text if you seek information about censorship in schools and school libraries. The author takes you from the beginning of public education to current issues involving censorship, with detailed descriptions of the materials that are censored and explanations of why they are censored. Also included is a discussion of censorship incidents, court cases, and federal legislation such as the Children's Internet Protection Act.

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This book is an essential text if you seek information about censorship in schools and school libraries. The author takes you from the beginning of public education to current issues involving censorship, with detailed descriptions of the materials that are censored and explanations of why they are censored. Also included is a discussi...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 9.42 × 6.3 × 0.61 inPublished:October 1, 2002Publisher:Libraries UnlimitedLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0313314373

ISBN - 13:9780313314377

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?[t]his is a treasure trove of essential facts on censorship. An excellent and appreciated historical perspective is one of the title's highlights. Kravitz succeeds superbly in providing the profession an excellent resource that is also fun to read....This title is extremely useful for its bibliographies, policy guides, its many appendices, and just-plain-common-sense approach. It is a first and essential purchase for every librarian and library school student.?-Catholic Library World