Intellectual Freedom, Censorship and Propaganda. LIBR 150 Spring 2003 Week 7 Supplement. Intellectual Freedom.
PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Intellectual Freedom, Censorship and Propaganda' - agatha
An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
What is it?“Intellectual freedom is the right of every individual to both seek and receive information from all points of view without restriction. It provides for free access to all expressions of ideas through which any and all sides of a question, cause or movement may be explored.” - American Library Association
Guaranteed by the First Amendment
One of the fundamental civil liberties in the Bill of Rights
What is it?“Censorship is the suppression of ideas and information that certain persons—individuals, groups or government officials—find objectionable or dangerous....Censors try to use the power of the state to impose their view of what is truthful and appropriate, or offensive and objectionable, on everyone else....The censor wants to prejudge materials for everyone.”- American Library Association
American Library Association -Intellectual Freedom and Censorship Q&A- http://www.ala.org/Content/NavigationMenu/Our_Association/Offices/Intellectual_Freedom3/Basics/Intellectual_Freedom_and_Censorship_QandA.htm
What is it?“Persuasive communication by means of any or all available media, designed to change or reinforce in predetermined directions opinions on certain topics held by its audience, particularly through emotional rather objective message content” (Roberts & Edwards, 1991, p. 113).- Roberts, G., & Edwards A. (1991). A new dictionary of political analysis. London: Edward Arnold.