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ERIC Number: EJ564187
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0315-8888
Censoring the Imagination: Challenges to Children's Books.
Saltman, Judith
Emergency Librarian, v25 n3 p8-12 Jan-Feb 1998
Presents a brief history of the censorship of children's books, and then focuses on recent challenges. The view of literature as a socializing force is discussed, and examples of challenged books in the United States and Canada are provided, illustrating different reasons for censorship on both sides of the political and social spectrum. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada; United States