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List of books banned by governments - Wikipedia, the free ...

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Banned books are books or other printed works such as essays or plays which are prohibited ... This article lists notable banned books and works, giving a brief context for the reason that each book...

Reasons for Banning Books - Banned Books - LibGuides at Butler ...

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Dec 8, 2015 ... Each book that is banned or censored is done so for the content within the pages. There are a few common reasons that books have been ...

Here Are the Top 10 Reasons Books Get Banned | TIME

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Oct 2, 2015 ... Check out any list of the most frequently banned books and you're likely to mistake it for a list of the most respected novels in literary history: ...

Banned Books That Shaped America | Banned Books Week

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Below is a list of books from that exhibit that have been banned/challenged. ... life in the South, it has also been banned for more or less the same reasons.

Banned Books - Infoplease

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Probably the most famous books banned in recent years are the Harry Potter and Twilight series. The reason given for censoring the phenomenally popular and ...

Schools and Censorship: Banned Books | People For the American ...

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An overview of attempts- some successful- to ban books in public schools. ... among the most visible targets and are frequently challenged for various reasons .

10 Reasons for Banning Books, and 5 Much Better Reasons Not To ...

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Sep 18, 2014 ... It's usually for predictable reasons. Here are ten reasons why books are routinely banned or challenged, followed by five much better reasons ...

Should certain books be banned from libraries? | Debate.org

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A big reason that some books should be banned is that of racial issues. ... Another reason is because not all books are appropriate for certain groups of people.

Book Censorship - First Amendment Site - Lehigh University

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Book censorship is no stranger to the U.S., a place where free speech is ... Textbooks are challenged, banned or revised for the same reasons literature is, but ...

7 Reasons Your Favorite Books Were Banned - Huffington Post

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Sep 22, 2013 ... Risqué-averse readers, cover your ears. Sunday marked the beginning of this year's National Banned Books Week, for which libraries and ...

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About Banned & Challenged Books - American Library Association

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... is a list of frequently asked questions on banned and challenged books: ... The following were the top three reasons cited for challenging materials as reported ...

11 Books That Were Banned for Completely Ridiculous Reasons ...

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Sep 29, 2015 ... Happy Banned Books Week! In honor of this glorious celebration of our freedom to read what we want, let's pause for a sec and remember ...

Books - National Coalition Against Censorship

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Literary works are still challenged, censored and banned for many different reasons. Books as varied as Judy Blume's Forever, Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita, and ...