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Title:
Freedom of speech
Author:
Ditchfield, Christin.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Children's Press, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
47 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Summary:
Describes what freedom of speech is, how and why it is guaranteed in the United States, how it is expressed, what its limits are, what censorship is, and what some of the surrounding debates are.
Language:
English
Contents:
What did you say? -- Speaking freely -- Speaking responsibly -- The trouble with censorship -- Finding a balance.
Reading Level:
950 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 6.4 0.5 76623.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 6.4 3 Quiz: 34542 Guided reading level: P.
ISBN:
9780516227986

9780516279091
Format :
Book

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Ideal for today's young investigative reader, each A True Book includes lively sidebars, a glossary and index, plus a comprehensive "To Find Out More" section listing books, organizations, and Internet sites. A staple of library collections since the 1950s, the new A True Book series is the definitive nonfiction series for elementary school readers.


Author Notes

Christin Ditchfield is the author of several nonfiction books for children.


Table of Contents

What Did You Say?p. 5
Speaking Freelyp. 12
Speaking Responsiblyp. 21
The Trouble with Censorshipp. 30
Finding a Balancep. 37
To Find Out Morep. 44
Important Wordsp. 46
Indexp. 47
Meet the Authorp. 48