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Censored Books II: Critical Viewpoints, 1985-2000

Censored Books II: Critical Viewpoints, 1985-2000 (Hardback)

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Here is a whole new set of rationales to be used in defending challenged books. Beautifully reasoned arguments support the teaching of books that are frequently challenged by would-be censors. Karolides has chosen a wide range of literature, from Faulkner's As I Lay Dying to the contemporary bestselling Harry Potter books. For librarians, teachers, and parents-and anyone concerned with intellectual freedom.

Essays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary studies: generalPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesEthical issues & debatesEthical issues: censorship Publisher: Scarecrow Press Publication Date: 15/01/2002 ISBN-13: 9780810841475  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Nicholas J. Karolides is Professor of English and Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Wisconsin, River Falls. He is also the author of 100 Banned Books.

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