skip to content
Freedom of the screen : legal challenges to state film censorship, 1915-1981 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Freedom of the screen : legal challenges to state film censorship, 1915-1981

Author: Laura Wittern-Keller
Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky : University Press of Kentucky, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Between 1907 and 1980, many state and local governments empowered motion picture censor boards with the legal authority to keep any movie they considered obscene, indecent, or harmful from being  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Wittern-Keller
ISBN: 9780813124513 0813124514
OCLC Number: 938156217
Description: xi, 356 s
Responsibility: Laura Wittern-Keller.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Wittern-Keller's book is a welcome addition to the scholarship on movie censorship, fills a significant, an important gap in the literature, and will be the baseline reference work on the history of Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/938156217> # Freedom of the screen : legal challenges to state film censorship, 1915-1981
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "938156217" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197839489#Place/lexington_kentucky> ; # Lexington, Kentucky
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/kyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197839489#Topic/filmcensur_forenta_staterna> ; # Filmcensur--Förenta staterna
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197839489#Topic/censur_film_usa> ; # Censur, film, USA
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197839489#Person/wittern_keller_laura_1951> ; # Laura Wittern-Keller
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/197839489> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Freedom of the screen : legal challenges to state film censorship, 1915-1981" ;
   schema:productID "938156217" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/938156217#PublicationEvent/lexington_kentucky_university_press_of_kentucky_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197839489#Agent/university_press_of_kentucky> ; # University Press of Kentucky
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813124513> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/938156217> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197839489#Agent/university_press_of_kentucky> # University Press of Kentucky
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University Press of Kentucky" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197839489#Person/wittern_keller_laura_1951> # Laura Wittern-Keller
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1951" ;
   schema:familyName "Wittern-Keller" ;
   schema:givenName "Laura" ;
   schema:name "Laura Wittern-Keller" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197839489#Place/lexington_kentucky> # Lexington, Kentucky
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Lexington, Kentucky" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197839489#Topic/filmcensur_forenta_staterna> # Filmcensur--Förenta staterna
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Filmcensur--Förenta staterna" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813124513>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0813124514" ;
   schema:isbn "9780813124513" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.