Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-109) and index.
What is censorship? -- Banned! -- Censorship in schools -- Both sides of the issue -- The internet and freedom of expression -- Public libraries and censorship -- Monitoring mass media -- Censorship around the world -- An ongoing issue.
The flow of information through our modern digital world has led to many new issues and controversies. Book Banning and Other Forms of Censorship examines how and why schools, special-interest groups, and governments attempt to suppress information in print and online.