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List of books banned by governments - Wikipedia


Banned books are books or other printed works such as essays or plays which are prohibited ... All Quiet on the Western Front · Erich Maria Remarque, 1929, Anti-war novel, Banned in Nazi Germ...

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


Sep 26, 2016 ... 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 ...

Banned Books That Shaped America | Banned Books Week


Below is a list of books from that exhibit that have been banned/challenged. ... setting of Steinbeck's novel and being the first place where it was banned (1939).

Banned Books - Infoplease


Banned books range from Harriet the Spy to The Catcher in the Rye. ... Grimm's Fairy Tales and Little Red Riding Hood—the former for being too violent and the  ...

Here Are the Top 10 Reasons Books Get Banned | TIME


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: ...

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


An overview of attempts- some successful- to ban books in public schools.

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


Sep 29, 2015 ... Here's a list of books that were banned and/or challenged based ..... rational discussion with people who don't see that they are being irrational.

7 Reasons Your Favorite Books Were Banned | Huffington Post


Sep 22, 2013 ... Sunday marked the beginning of this year's National Banned Books Week, ... Game” and Stephen Chbosky's “The Perks of Being a Wallflower.

Book Censorship - Lehigh University


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

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


Some books should be banned from Certain libraries i.E. Elementary school and middle schools. As a kid I read a lot .... Is being an art critic a successful career?

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Banned & Challenged Books - American Library Association


The American Library Association promotes the freedom to choose or the freedom to express one's opinions even if that opinion might be considered ...

Censorship | Banned Books Week


Hundreds of books have been either removed or challenged in schools and libraries in the United States every year. According to the American Library ...

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


Sep 18, 2014 ... Banned Books Week 2014 fast approacheth, marching to the cadence of .... privilege of being banned for almost all of the reasons listed above.