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Censorship, 1917 by James R. Mock

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Censorship -- United States

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Edition Notes

Statementby James R. Mock
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD632 .M6
The Physical Object
Paginationix p., 2 l., [3]-250 p.
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14646101M
LC Control Number41-23428

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Nevertheless censorship laws were re-imposed in practically eliminating the basic ideas of the reform. Only half a century later the law of abrogated pre-censorship. Finally, all censorship was abolished in the decrees of April 27 that the Temporary Government issued. In the first comprehensive picture of Soviet literary censorship, Herman Ermolaev highlights the aims of censorship and its evolution during shifts in Communinist Party policy. He draws on a great variety of primary and secondary sources, including over literary works; the Soviet government's decrees on censorship and publishing; books and articles on censorship; political and historical. The Bolsheviks, in , censored all books in Russia that did not feed into the beliefs of communism. These books included religious pieces, works that spoke favorably of past Czars, and economic texts. The Bible and Quarn were among the books banned in the Soviet Union. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a. He has produced a detailed overview of this complex phenomenon, added to it a range of important examples, and documented it all very capably. The result is a readable and usable guide to a very nasty business., This book is a pathbreaking attempt to trace the development and workings of Soviet literary censorship from

Censorship in Russia dates back to long before the codified legal censorship of the Russian Empire. The first known list of banned books is found in the Izbornik of , when much of what is now European Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus was governed by a polity known as Rus', centered in Izbornik, which also contained a large selection of Byzantine biblical, theological, and homiletic.   Free Online Library: Censorship in Soviet Literature: (Brief Article) by "World Literature Today"; Literature, writing, book reviews Book reviews Books. Censorship in the Soviet Union was pervasive and strictly enforced.. Censorship was performed in two main directions: State secrets were handled by the General Directorate for the Protection of State Secrets in the Press (also known as Glavlit), which was in charge of censoring all publications and broadcasting for state secrets ; Censorship, in accordance with the official ideology and. The Provisional Government that succeeded the tsars in March abolished censorship. However, two days after the Bolsheviks seized power in November , they reintroduced censorship and extended it to films, art, and music. Though labeled a “temporary measure,” censorship lasted until the late s.