ERIC Number: EJ394535
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
A Case Study of the Selection/Censorship Problem and the Educational Value of Literature.
Journal of Education, v170 n2 p39-57 1988
A rebellion against a work of literature in a course on women's literature and feminist criticism appeared to be censorship. Questions are raised about several topics. They are the following: (1) censorship and the selection of literature; (2) the literary versus the stock response; and (3) humanistic assumptions underlying the educational value of literature. (Author/VM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue with the title, "Pedagogy: Theory and Practice."