Coverart for item
The Resource Banned books : challenging our freedom to read, Robert P. Doyle

Banned books : challenging our freedom to read, Robert P. Doyle

Label
Banned books : challenging our freedom to read
Title
Banned books
Title remainder
challenging our freedom to read
Statement of responsibility
Robert P. Doyle
Title variation
Challenging our freedom to read
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Banned books: Challenging Our Freedom To Read provides a framework for understanding censorship and the protections guaranteed to us through the first amendment. Interpretations of the uniquely American notion of freedom of expression - and our freedom to read what we choose - are supplemented by straightforward, easily accessible information that will inspire further exploration. This updated and expanded 2014 edition features a new, streamlined design that will make this an essential reference you'll return to time and again. Contents include: Insight - the challenge of censorship; Interpretation - the first amendment, the freedom of expression, and the freedom to read; Information - first amendment timeline, court cases, glossary, bibliography, quotations and action guide; Incidents - top ten challenged books of 2013 and banned or challenged books - more than 2,000 titles listed alphabetically by author plus title, topical, and geographical indices."-- From back cover of book
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
025.213
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Banned books : challenging our freedom to read, Robert P. Doyle
Label
Banned books : challenging our freedom to read, Robert P. Doyle
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Contents
Part 1: Introduction. How it all began -- Part 2: Insights. The challenge of censorship -- Part 3: Interpretations. The first amendment ; Freedom of expression ; The freedom to read -- Part 4: Information. First amendment timeline ; First amendment court cases ; First amendment glossary and acronyms ; First amendment quotations ; First amendment action guide -- Part 5: Incidents. Top ten challenged books of 2013 -- The Nobel Prize -- Challenged or banned books -- Title index -- Geographic index -- Topical index -- About the author -- Acknowledgements
Control code
ocn876882524
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
http://contentcafe2.btol.com/ContentCafe/Jacket.aspx?UserID=EBSDVR53400&Password=CC19341&Return=1&Type=M&Value=9780838986882&erroroverride=1
Dimensions
28 cm.
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'DOVER': 'https://librarycatalog.dover.nh.gov/cgi-bin/koha/opac-detail.pl?biblionumber=180833'}
Extent
380 p.
Isbn
9780838986882
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)876882524

Library Locations

    • Main LibraryBorrow it
      73 Locust St, Dover, NH, 03820, USA
      43.19289 -70.876331
Processing Feedback ...