Literature Suppressed on Religious Grounds

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Infobase Publishing, May 14, 2014 - Political Science - 465 pages
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Literature Suppressed on Religious Grounds, Revised Edition profiles the censorship of many such essential works of literature. The entries new to this edition include extensive coverage of the Harry Potter series, which has been frequently banned in the United States on the grounds that it promotes witchcraft, as well as entries on two popular textbook series, The Witches by Roald Dahl, Women Without Men: A Novel of Modern Iran, and more. Also included are updates to such entries as The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie and On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin.
 

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Contents

Address to the Christian Nobility of the German Nation
3
The Advancement of Learning
4
The Age of Reason
6
Alciphron or The Minute Philosopher
10
The Analects
12
Arcana Coelestia
14
The Babylonian Captivity of the Church
18
The Bible
20
The Life of Jesus
188
Mary and Human Liberation
192
Meditations on First Philosophy
199
The Meritorious Price of Our Redemption
201
The Metaphysics
204
My Bengali Girlhood
206
The New Astronomy
211
The New Testament
213

The Bloudy Tenent of Persecution
26
The Book of Common Prayer
30
Children of the Alley
32
The Christian Commonwealth
35
Christinianity Not Mysterious
38
Christianity Restored
40
Charism and Power Liberation Theology and the Institutional Church
43
Colloquies
47
Commentaries
49
Compendium Revelationum
52
Concerning Heretics
56
The Course of Positive Philosophy
59
Creative Evolution
61
The Critique of Pure Reason
63
De Ecclesia
65
De Inventoribus Rerum
67
De LEsprit
70
Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems
73
Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion
76
Discourse On Method
79
Don Quixote
82
Dragonwings
84
Emile
86
Encyclopedie
90
An Essay Concerning Human Understanding
94
Essays
97
Ethics
100
The Fable of the Bees
103
The Guide of the Perplexed
106
Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone
108
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
110
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
114
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
118
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
122
Women in the Arab World
130
HIstorical and Critical Dictionary
134
History of the Conflict Between Religion and Science
136
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
139
Holt Basic Reading Series
141
Impressions Reading Series
147
Infallible? An Inquiry
153
An Inquiry Concerning Human Understanding
156
Institutes of the Christian Religion
159
Introduction to Theology
162
An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation
165
Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis
167
The Koran
170
Lajja Shame
173
The Last Temptation of Christ
178
Letter on the Blind
182
Letters Concerning the English Nation
184
Leviathan
186
NinetyFive Theses
217
Of the Vanitie and Uncertaintie of Artes and Sciences
221
Oliver Twist
223
On Civil Lordship
227
On Justice in the Revolution and in the Church
229
On Monarchy
232
On the Infinite Universe and Worlds
235
On the Law of War and Peace
237
On the Origin of Species
240
On the Revolution of Heavenly Spheres
246
Opus Majus
248
Penguin Island
251
The Persian Letters
253
Philosophical Dictionary
256
The Political History of the Devil
259
Popol Vuh
260
The Power and the Glory
263
The Praise of Folly
267
Principles of Political Economy
271
The Provincial Letters
273
The Rape of Sita
276
The Red and the Black
279
Religio Medici
281
Religion Within the Limits of Reason Alone
283
The Rights of the Christian Church Asserted
286
The Sandy Foundation Shaken
288
The Satanic Verses
291
Hindu King in Islamic India
300
A Short Declaration of the Mistery of Iniquity
306
The Shortest Way with the Dissenters
308
The Social Contract
311
The Sorrows of Young Werther
313
The Spirit of Laws
316
Spirits Rebellious
319
The Story of Zahra
321
A Tale of a Tub
323
The Talmud
325
TheologicalPolitical Treatise
329
ThreePart Work
330
A feminist Interpretation of Womens Rights in Islam
333
Their Traditional Crafts as Revealed by Actual Practitioners
336
Voyages to the Moon and the Sun
341
The Witches
344
A Novel of Modern Iran
350
The Complete Teachings of Falun Gong
354
Zoonomia
358
Consored Writers On Religious Censorship
361
Biographical Profiles
367
Bibliography
385
Works Discussed in the Other Volumes of This Series
401
Index
425
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