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The Language Police

How Pressure Groups Restrict What Students Learn

The Language Police( )
Author: Ravitch, Diane
ISBN:978-1-4000-3064-4
Publication Date:May 2004
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Vintage
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.00
Book Description:

Before Anton Chekhov and Mark Twain can be used in school readers and exams, they must be vetted by a bias and sensitivity committee. The Language Police is the first full-scale expose of this cultural and educational scandal, written by a leading historian.

Book Details
Pages:288
Detailed Subjects: Political Science / Censorship
Education / Testing & Measurement
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.24 x 7.96 x 0.6 Inches
Book Weight:0.538 Pounds



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