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ERIC Number: EJ529188
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0895-1381
Beware! Here There Be Beasties: Responding to Fundamentalist Censors.
Traw, Rick
New Advocate, v9 n1 p35-56 Win 1996
Describes a heated censorship controversy experienced in 1990 in the Sioux Falls, South Dakota, school district brought by fundamentalist censors against the "Impressions" reading series. Explores specific categories of complaints, such as the supernatural, folktales, and myths. Notes the influence of religion and racism. Includes an addendum of strategies for dealing with censorship attempts. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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