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Book censorship in the United States - Wikipedia, the free ...

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Book censorship is the suppression of books considered objectionable, harmful, sensitive, or inconvenient. It is carried out in several localities in the United States and there is strong lobbying f...

About Banned & Challenged Books - American Library Association

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A banning is the removal of those materials. Challenges do not simply involve a person expressing a point of view; rather, they are an attempt to remove material  ...

How Does a Book Get Banned? - D.H. Lawrence - Google Sites

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Someone files a complaint with the library regarding a certain book. ... verdict of the committee or board, the book is either banned or removed from the library, ...

Education Update:Providing Professional Development to Educators ...

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These 20th century novels, which are widely considered to be classics, top the list of frequently challenged and banned books. How do books get banned from a  ...

Book Censorship - First Amendment Site - Lehigh University

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Powerful institutions may support censorship -- the Catholic Church compiled lists of banned books since 1559, and only stopped the practice in 1966.

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. ... Challenges do not simply involve a person expressing a point of view; rather, they ...

What Makes a Banned Book? | Education.com

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Nov 30, 2007 ... Book-banning still goes on today. So what does it take for a book to make the infamous banned list?

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

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Sep 29, 2015 ... Here's a list of books that were banned and/or challenged based on…well, .... What books do you love that were banned for silly reasons?

Education World: Banning Books from the Classroom: How to ...

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During Banned Books Week, people are exhorted to fight against banning and censorship. Yet do opponents of banning books believe that any book is ...

FAQs about Banned Books | Overstock.com

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Here are a few of the most frequently asked questions about banned books. ... Stephen King, and Mark Twain: What does each of these authors have in common? ... What are some reasons a book can become banned or challenged?

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How Book Banning Works | HowStuffWorks

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Banning books is not easy to do in the United States. Learn about the process for banning books and some reasons books are banned.

I Banned a Book to Make People Notice the Problem | TIME

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Oct 2, 2015 ... Personally, I know very well what happens when a book is banned locally ... While the book does have its fair share of sex and violence, ...

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 ...