Censorship: 500 Years of Conflict

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Traces the history of censorship, examines the motives behind censorship, and looks at the works which have faced official disapproval

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Contents

Foreword
10
The Advent of Printing
24
Polemical Prints during the Reformation
35
A New Consensus 16001700
52
Control and Revolution
65
Social Purity and Freedom of Expression JOEL H WIENER
91
The Pluralistic Society JOAN HOFFWILSON
103
Thoughts on Censorship in the World of 1984
116
10
128
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About the author (1984)

About the Editor:
Leonard Singer Gold is Dorot Chief Librarian of the Jewish Division and Bibliographer in Jewish Studies at The New York Public Library.

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