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Product Description: How free are students and teachers to express unpopular ideas in public schools and universities? Not free enough, Joan DelFattore suggests. Wading without hesitation into some of the most contentious issues of our times, she investigates battles over a wide range of topics that have fractured school and university communities—homosexuality-themed children's books, research on race-based intelligence, the teaching of evolution, the regulation of hate speech, and more—and with her usual evenhanded approach offers insights supported by theory and by practical expertise...read more

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9780300188141 | Yale Univ Pr, August 7, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: How free are students and teachers to express unpopular ideas in public schools and universities?

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9780300111811, titled "Knowledge in the Making: Academic Freedom and Free Speech in America's Schools and Universities" | Yale Univ Pr, October 26, 2010, cover price $65.00

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Provides an analysis of the historical, legal, and political aspects of religious expression in public schools over the past 150 years. (view table of contents)

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9780300102178 | Yale Univ Pr, March 1, 2004, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Provides an analysis of the historical, legal, and political aspects of religious expression in public schools over the past 150 years.

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Product Description: 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...read more

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9780300057096 | Yale Univ Pr, August 26, 1992, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: Focuses on recent federal lawsuits involving attempts to censor or ban textbooks to examine how special interest groups influence the content of textbooks used in schools throughout the country

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9780300060508 | Yale Univ Pr, August 1, 1994, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: 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.

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