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eBook Essential Library of the Information Age: Book Banning and Other Forms of Censorship, 1st Edition

  • Carolee Laine
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1680774727
  • ISBN-13: 9781680774726
  • DDC: 363.31
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released December 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

This title examines how and why schools, special-interest groups, and governments attempt to suppress information in print and online. Compelling text, well-chosen photographs, and extensive back matter give readers a clear look at these complex issues. Features include essential facts, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What Is Censorship?.
2: Banned!.
3: Censorship in Schools.
4: Both Sides of the Issue.
5: The Internet and Freedom of Expression.
6: Public Libraries and Censorship.
7: Monitoring Mass Media.
8: Censorship Around the World.
9: An Ongoing Issue.
Essential Facts.
Glossary.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
Index.
About the Author.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What Is Censorship?.
2: Banned!.
3: Censorship in Schools.
4: Both Sides of the Issue.
5: The Internet and Freedom of Expression.
6: Public Libraries and Censorship.
7: Monitoring Mass Media.
8: Censorship Around the World.
9: An Ongoing Issue.
Essential Facts.
Glossary.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
Index.
About the Author.