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The Resource Censorship : a threat to reading, learning, and thinking, John S. Simmons, editor

Censorship : a threat to reading, learning, and thinking, John S. Simmons, editor

Label
Censorship : a threat to reading, learning, and thinking
Title
Censorship
Title remainder
a threat to reading, learning, and thinking
Statement of responsibility
John S. Simmons, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Who are the censors? What do they want? What tactics do they use? What can be done to counter them? Throughout this powerful and comprehensive text, authors offer thought-provoking perspectives on the methods used by protestors to remove books and materials from classrooms and libraries
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Simmons, John S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Academic freedom
  • Public schools
  • School libraries
Label
Censorship : a threat to reading, learning, and thinking, John S. Simmons, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-246) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dimensions of critical reading: focus on censorship elements / John S. Simmons -- Critical literacy versus censorship across the curriculum / James Anthony Whitson -- Tactics used to remove books and courses from schools / Edward B. Jenkinson -- Censorship and the "New Age" / Robert J. Marzano -- Censorship in schools: three case studies / Marc Ravel Rosenblum -- Political correctness--the other side of the coin / John S. Simmons -- A book is not a house: the human side of censorship / Robert Cormier -- Censors and the new proposals for literacy / Robert E. Shafer -- The Impressions series: courtroom threats to schools / Ruth A. McClain -- The elementary school censorship within and without / C. Jane Hydrick -- Children's supernatural stories: popular but persecuted / Carl M. Tomlinson, Michael O. Tunnell -- Censorship of young adult literature / Donald R. Gallo -- Social studies and critical thinking skills versus censorship / Jack L. Nelson -- History textbooks, critical reading, and censorship / Rodney F. Allen -- Teaching evolution: past and present / Lawrence C. Scharmann -- Negotiating the narrow path: responding to censorship in the 1990's / Rebecca Bowers Sipe -- Advice for school administrators / Hugh Agee -- Preparing the new English teacher to deal with censorship, or will I have to face it alone? / Robert C. Small, Jr. -- A plan of action for secondary English teachers / Malcolm E. Stern -- Tips for school library media specialists / Anne Levinson Penway -- A view from an elected school board member / Linda S. Grantham -- Ten steps toward the freedom to read / Ken Donelson
Control code
30510709
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 279 pages
Isbn
9780872071230
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1614016
Label
Censorship : a threat to reading, learning, and thinking, John S. Simmons, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-246) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dimensions of critical reading: focus on censorship elements / John S. Simmons -- Critical literacy versus censorship across the curriculum / James Anthony Whitson -- Tactics used to remove books and courses from schools / Edward B. Jenkinson -- Censorship and the "New Age" / Robert J. Marzano -- Censorship in schools: three case studies / Marc Ravel Rosenblum -- Political correctness--the other side of the coin / John S. Simmons -- A book is not a house: the human side of censorship / Robert Cormier -- Censors and the new proposals for literacy / Robert E. Shafer -- The Impressions series: courtroom threats to schools / Ruth A. McClain -- The elementary school censorship within and without / C. Jane Hydrick -- Children's supernatural stories: popular but persecuted / Carl M. Tomlinson, Michael O. Tunnell -- Censorship of young adult literature / Donald R. Gallo -- Social studies and critical thinking skills versus censorship / Jack L. Nelson -- History textbooks, critical reading, and censorship / Rodney F. Allen -- Teaching evolution: past and present / Lawrence C. Scharmann -- Negotiating the narrow path: responding to censorship in the 1990's / Rebecca Bowers Sipe -- Advice for school administrators / Hugh Agee -- Preparing the new English teacher to deal with censorship, or will I have to face it alone? / Robert C. Small, Jr. -- A plan of action for secondary English teachers / Malcolm E. Stern -- Tips for school library media specialists / Anne Levinson Penway -- A view from an elected school board member / Linda S. Grantham -- Ten steps toward the freedom to read / Ken Donelson
Control code
30510709
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 279 pages
Isbn
9780872071230
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1614016

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