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The Resource Censors at work : how states shaped literature, Robert Darnton

Censors at work : how states shaped literature, Robert Darnton

Label
Censors at work : how states shaped literature
Title
Censors at work
Title remainder
how states shaped literature
Statement of responsibility
Robert Darnton
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of censorship begins with Voltaire and Rousseau in eighteenth-century France, continuing to Indian authors who were censored during British imperial rule, and ending with Communist-era East Germany
Writing style
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10358074
Cataloging source
DLC
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Darnton, Robert
Dewey number
363.31
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Censorship
  • Censorship
  • Censorship
  • Literature and state
Target audience
adult
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how states shaped literature
Label
Censors at work : how states shaped literature, Robert Darnton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bourbon France : privilege and repression -- Typography and legality -- The censor's point of view -- Everyday operations -- Problem cases -- Scandal and enlightenment -- The book police -- An author in the servants' quarters -- A distribution system, capillaries and arteries -- British India : liberalism and imperialism -- Amateur ethnography -- Melodrama -- Surveillance -- Sedition? -- Repression -- Courtroom hermeneutics -- Wandering minstrels -- The basic contradiction -- Communist East Germany : planning and persecution -- Native informants -- Inside the archives -- Relations with authors -- Author-editor negotiations -- Hard knocks -- A play : the show must not go on -- A novel : publish and pulp -- How censorship ended
Control code
000052877947
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780393242294
Lccn
2014010997
Other control number
40024045755
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)880520984
Label
Censors at work : how states shaped literature, Robert Darnton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bourbon France : privilege and repression -- Typography and legality -- The censor's point of view -- Everyday operations -- Problem cases -- Scandal and enlightenment -- The book police -- An author in the servants' quarters -- A distribution system, capillaries and arteries -- British India : liberalism and imperialism -- Amateur ethnography -- Melodrama -- Surveillance -- Sedition? -- Repression -- Courtroom hermeneutics -- Wandering minstrels -- The basic contradiction -- Communist East Germany : planning and persecution -- Native informants -- Inside the archives -- Relations with authors -- Author-editor negotiations -- Hard knocks -- A play : the show must not go on -- A novel : publish and pulp -- How censorship ended
Control code
000052877947
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780393242294
Lccn
2014010997
Other control number
40024045755
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)880520984

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