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Defusing censorship

Frances M. Jones

Defusing censorship

the librarian"s guide to handling censorship conflicts

by Frances M. Jones

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Published by Oryx Press in Phoenix, AZ .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • School libraries -- Censorship -- United States,
    • Public libraries -- Censorship -- United States,
    • Censorship -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frances M. Jones.
      LC ClassificationsZ675.S3 J727 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 229 p. ;
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3512968M
      ISBN 10089774022X, 0897740270
      LC Control Number82073734

      Apr 20,  · Conflicts of Censorship The Pros and Cons The Censorship battle has largely been fought in the public school systems of this country, but has also affected public libraries as well. The pros and cons of censorship must be carefully considered to be fair to all parties concerned. Both schools and teachers should have some say.

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Get this from a library. Defusing censorship: the librarian's guide to handling censorship conflicts. [Frances M Jones]. Book censorship is the act of some authority taking measures to suppress ideas and information within a book.

Censorship is "the regulation of free speech and other forms of entrenched authority". Censors typically identify as either a concerned parent, community members who react to a text without reading, or local or national organizations.

Defusing Censorship: The Librarian's Guide to Handling Censorship Conflicts by Frances M. Jones 3 ratings, average rating, 0 reviews Defusing Censorship Quotes Showing of 1 “It is impossible to stand for intellectual freedom without grappling with censorship.”.

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May 11, No writer ever really wants to talk about censorship. Get book recommendations, fiction, poetry, and dispatches from the world of. Many people think that book censorship, challenges and book banning are things that happened in the distant past. That is certainly not the case.

You may also remember all of the controversy about the Harry Potter books in the early s. Censorship and Book Banning. If you are facing a challenge, use these tips and resources.

Challenges to Twisted. Twisted and several other books were removed from a classroom. Here is the letter I sent to the committee reviewing the challenged novels. Dec 23,  · An anti-censorship group in America has reported a flurry of attempted book bannings in the last quarter of the year and has said there are increasing numbers of books being taken off school.

Sep 26,  · 15 Quotes About Censorship And The Danger Of Banning Books. “Censorship is the child of fear and the father of ignorance.” “Something will be offensive to someone in every book, so. Jan 12,  · The question of what to do with “Mein Kampf” is, in some sense, independent of the book’s contents—buying it is a symbolic act before it’s any kind of intellectual one, and you can argue.

quality and demand, as well as dimensions of diversity, which librarians can use to assess whether a particular graphic novel is worthy of inclusion in a collection; these factors can increase quality at both the item and collection levels, attract diverse audiences to graphic novels, and assist in defusing censorship or patron complaints.

Essay Censorship in Public Schools -A principal in a California high school bans five books written by Richard Brautigan because he thinks they might contain "obscenities or offensive sexual references" (Berger 59). -A Vermont high school librarian is forced to resign because she fought the Defusing censorship book board's decision to remove Richard Price's The Wanderers, and to "restrict" the use of Stephen.

to use a book with obscenities, check to see if there are approved books in the. school library containing the same words", "before you take on a high-risk. Jones, Frances M. Defusing Censorship: The Librarian's Guide to Handling.

Censorship Conflicts. Phoenix: The Oryx Press, Salinger, J.D. The Catcher in the Rye. > ACLU of Florida Sues to Stop Book Censorship by School Board (6/21/) > Artistic Freedom. Censorship, the suppression of words, images, or ideas that are "offensive," happens whenever some people succeed in imposing their personal political or moral values on others.

Censorship can be carried out by the government as well as private. 'Curious Case' of Censorship. What would you do if the book you read for a mandatory, school-wide summer reading assignment was removed less than two weeks before the start of the school year. And what if it’s removed without a review in a knee-jerk reaction because a few parents complained about some curse words and religious references.

The Censorship of the Church of Rome and Its Influence Upon the Production and Distribution of Literature: A Study of the History of the Prohibitory and Expurgatory Indexes, Together With Some Consideration of the Effects of Protestant Censorship and of Censorship by the State (2 volumes; New York and London: G.

P Putnam's Sons, ), by. Conventional theories of authoritarianism view the need to suppress criticism as a key function of censorship. In a article, King, Pan, and Roberts challenged this wisdom by arguing that the paramount goal of censorship is defusing collective action, not silencing dissent.

After accounting for collective action potential, they argue that criticism has no bearing on Dimitar D. Gueorguiev, Edmund J.

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The Censorship Files A new censorship resource page by the original editor of the Books AtoZ Censorship pages. The File Room. 5 See, e.g., M. Fiske, Book Selection and Censorship: A Study of School and Public Libraries in California 69–73 (); Moon, “Problem” Fiction, in Book Selection and Censorship in the Sixties 56–58 (E.

Moon ed. ); F. Jones, Defusing Censorship: The Librarian’s Guide to Handling Censorship Conflicts 92–99 (); see also The. Oct 06,  · Pros: The people doing the censoring get full control over what the rest of us read, enabling them to protect us from dangerous, disgusting or other dubious or “forbidden” content.

Cons: The people doing the censoring get full control over what th. "It is a filthy, filthy book," Bagwell told the newspaper.

"It h as some odd pages or so, and if you took out all the [profanity], the sarcasm, the mockery of old people, the mockery of women and decent people, you would get to read ab out 10 minutes' worth." American Libraries, Sep. 10, Library Censorship Process Library Censorship. 10 Instances of Literary Censorship.

By jake goldman. Censorship of literature never works. The act of censorship itself only imbues the original text with a newfound mystique.

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Banned Book Week Resources from the Waterboro Public Library in East Waterboro, Maine Banned Books from the Homework Center at the Multnomah County Library in Portland, Oregon Banned Books and Censorship A list of Web sites that deal with book banning. Censorship of. Feb 22,  · Lionel Shriver says 'politically correct censorship' is damaging fiction the extent of writers’ collective self-censorship”.

and called on her fellow authors, and on the book industry. In the first encyclopedia of New Zealand was published in three thick volumes. An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand was a critical and publishing success at the time, and has been used as a basic reference work about the country since then.

We are proud to make it available online. Mar 14,  · Censorship challenges to books in UK public libraries have received renewed attention recently. This study sought to establish the incidence of censorship challenges to Cited by: 7. Jun 05,  · Chinese Censorship of Western Books Is Now Normal.

TO GO WITH Entertainment-China-HongKong-literature-books,INTERVIEW by David Watkins A woman checks a book in a bookstore where Chinese author.

The Defusing the Tyke Bomb trope as used in popular culture. Tykebombs are generally raised with people who tell them they're nothing but a weapon and.

Nov 22,  · Censoring Climate Change. By Toly Rinberg and Andrew Bergman. Nov. 22, ; Scott Pruitt during an interview in his office at the Environmental Protection Agency in October.

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The Constitution of India guarantees freedom of expression, but places certain restrictions on content, with a view towards maintaining communal and religious harmony, given the history of communal tension in.

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Supreme Court. Jul 05,  · The way Russia is portrayed in the mainstream media, it sometimes feels as if the old Soviet Union has been reincarnated, where any dissent from the party line invited harsh repercussions.

While Russia certainly has its faults, a recent editorial in The Moscow Times provides a valuable window on the true situation. Writing about Russia’s attempts. May 23,  · Deadly Censorship: Murder, Honor, and Freedom of the Press (Non Series) - Kindle edition by James Lowell Underwood. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Deadly Censorship: Murder, Honor, and Freedom of the Press (Non Series)/5(5). The Practice of Censorship We have seen how in England and in the United States our book censorship laws have been derived from statutes originally framed as a protection against deliberate Author: Edward Weeks.

Mar 12,  · Censorship – My reflections on a virtual presentation for children or young adults. The purpose of this blog is to share my experiences of creating and uploading virtual presentation on the above topic using the Slideshare website (Slideshare, ), and the snagit tool (TechSmith, ).

Censorship can be defined as the suppression, removal or restricted. That night, when they thought I was asleep, my parents looked over the book and discussed the situation. The next day my mother sat me down and we talked about ‘Jack.’ In an honest and upfront way, my mother told me why they didn’t want me to read this kind of.

"Every censorship produces a technique of evasion as well as a technique of administration." -- Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences "It is a notorious fact that censorship or the threat of censorship may make the fortune of a book or play which might otherwise have failed to win public attention." -- Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences.

Book Censorship Book Censorship essays examine the occurrence of banning books in the United States. Any time a book is removed from a library’s shelf, in order to remove the book from circulation and prevent it being read, book censorship is being carried out.‘The impious can always seize the public space away from a religion by ridicule.

Even if their jokes, slanders, and innuendos don’t add up to an actual argument against the religion’s claims, these stunts often succeed in fostering attitudes of suspicion and cynicism that are incompatible with faith.’.Defusing the Student Loan Forgiveness Tax Bomb.

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