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BOOTH, David. Censorship Goes To School. (Markham, ON): Pembroke PublishersLimited, (1992). First Printing. Pp. (4),5-94,(2). 8vo, decorated cream ca rd covers with black titles to front and red titles to spine. "A practical handobok to help parents and teachers cope with censorship and learn to develop a policy for selecting literature for classroom use. The chagne from 'Dick and Jane' vocabulary readers to introduction of meaningful literature has led to controversy. 'Censorship Goes to School' chronicles powerful case studies of school censorship throughout North America. To some, censoringwhat kids can read offers a simple and powerful solution to maintaining co ntrol over their fragile lives. 'Censorship Goes to School' will help both teachers and parents select appropriate resources so they can better handlethe challenge of book banners. Schools can maintain authentic books within the curriculum and involve parents, teachers, and publishers in making ava ilable the best books for children." - from the rear cover.Very good. Signed and inscribed by Booth on the title page. 15.00
Title: Censorship Goes To School. signed.
Publisher: Pembroke Publishers Limited, Markham, ON, 1992, ISBN:0921217870:
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