Not in Front of the Children

Not in Front of the Children

"indecency," Censorship, and the Innocence of Youth

Book - 2001
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Baker & Taylor
An exploration of the history of "indecency" laws and other restrictions aimed at protecting youth ranges from Plato's argument for censorship to modern battles over sex education in the schools and violence in the media.

Baker
& Taylor

An exploration of the history of "indecency" laws and other restrictions aimed at protecting youth, ranges from Plato's argument for rigid censorship, through Victorian laws designed to repress libidinous thoughts, to contemporary battles over sex education in public schools and violence in the media.

Publisher: New York : Hill and Wang, 2001
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780374175450
0374175454
9780809073993
0809073994
Characteristics: xiv, 402 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm

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