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Literature suppressed on religious grounds

Author: Margaret Bald
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, Inc., ©2011.
Series: Banned books (2011)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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"Censorship of religious and philosophical writing is as old as history and as current as today's headlines, Many of the world's major religious texts, including the Bible, the Talmud, the Koran, and others, have been suppressed, condemned, or proscribed at some time. Works of secular literature that touch upon religious beliefs or reflect dissenting views have also been suppressed. This work profiles the censorship  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bibliographies
History
Bibliography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Bald
ISBN: 9780816082308 0816082308
OCLC Number: 652743627
Description: xxv, 518 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Works discussed in this volume --
Literature suppressed on religious grounds --
Censored writers on religious censorship --
Biographical profiles.
Series Title: Banned books (2011)
Responsibility: Margaret Bald ; preface by Ken Wachsberger.
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This third edition profiles the censorship of works on religious grounds, including the frequently challenged Harry Potter series, which critics accuse of promoting witchcraft and anti-family themes.  Read more...

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