What Johnny Shouldn't Read: Textbook Censorship in America

by

Write The First Customer Review

In this lucid, disturbing, and provocative book, Joan Delfattore offers a behind-the-scenes view of the ways in which special-interest groups influence the content of textbooks used in public and private schools throughout the country. Efforts to censor elementary and high school textbooks have proliferated in the past decade. Most challenges have come from ultraconservative activists who oppose evolution, racial and ethnic equality, nontraditional gender roles, pacifism, and a host of other issues that contradict their ...

What Johnny Shouldn't Read: Textbook Censorship in America 1992, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300057096

Hardcover

Select