Intellectual Freedom: Fall 2013


Rebecca Knuth


University of Hawaii


Fall 2013


Seminar course surveying the core philosophical principles of intellectual freedom with special application to librarianship and information science. Covers key areas of controversy, patron rights, and ALA resources.

Required Textbook:

Karolides, N., et al. 2011. 120 Banned Books: Censorship Histories of World Literature, 2nd ed.
Knuth, R. 2006. Burning Books and Leveling Libraries: Extremist Violence and Cultural Destruction.

Link to Syllabus:

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