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Freedom of book selection : proceedings of the second Conference on Intellectual Freedom, Whittier, California, June 20-21, 1953

Author: Fredric J Mosher; American Library Association. Committee on Intellectual Freedom.
Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, 1954.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Conference on Intellectual Freedom (2nd : 1953 : Whittier, Calif.).
Freedom of book selection.
Chicago : American Library Association, 1954
(OCoLC)576053800
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fredric J Mosher; American Library Association. Committee on Intellectual Freedom.
OCLC Number: 574653
Description: ix, 132 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction / Paul Bixler --
Areas of controversy. Science and pseudo-science / Louis N. Ridenour ; Morality and obscenity / Eric Larrabee ; Politics and subversion / Harold D. Lasswell --
The responsibility of choice. The administrator's problem / Virgil M. Rogers ; The publisher's responsibility / Douglas M. Black ; The responsibility of the literary critic : some indirections for selecting good books / Paul Jordan-Smith ; The librarian's responsibility : not censorship, but selection / Lester E. Asheim --
Summaries of discussion group meetings. Small public libraries ; Large public libraries ; College and university libraries ; School libraries --
Appendix A: The freedom to read --
Appendix B: President Eisenhower's letter on intellectual freedom.
Responsibility: sponsored by the Committee on Intellectual Freedom, the Book Acquisitions Committee, and the Board on Acquisition of Library Materials of the American Library Association ; edited by Fredric J. Mosher.

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