Suppression by authority of material considered immoral, heretical, subversive, libellous, damaging to state security, or otherwise offensive. It is generally more strict under totalitarian
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The prohibition of the production, distribution, circulation, or access to a work on the grounds that it contains politically or morally offensive material
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The practice of examining certain works with the aim of assessing their suitability and appropriateness for certain groups of people (often children or teenagers) and with making changes deemed necessary according to the legal or moral standards operating at the time. The organisation responsible for British film and video censorship is the British
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There is no censorship on the Internet. Parents and schools have to use software to filter out disturbing or indecent material or the filtering provided by the ISP. There are problems with this, though. E.g. a certain level of 'protection' may prevent a student from gaining access to useful websites of academic interest purely because of the word c
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The office or power of a censor; as, to stand for a censorship
« The press was not indeed at that moment under a general censorship
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counterintelligence achieved by banning or deleting any information of value to the enemy
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(sen´sәr-ship) the action of the censor.
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• (n.) The office or power of a censor; as, to stand for a censorship.
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the changing or the suppression or prohibition of speech or writing that is condemned as subversive of the common good. It occurs in all ... [61 related articles]
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censorship 1. Counterintelligence achieved by banning or deleting any information of value to the enemy. 2. The deletion or suppression of all or part of a play, movie, letter, or publication considered offensive. 3. The suppression or attempted suppression of something regarded as objectionable. 4. In psychology, the prevention of disturbing or
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Denial of access to particular information based on moral, ethical, religious, or political motivations
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censorship, official prohibition or restriction of any type of expression believed to threaten the political, social, or moral order. It may be imposed by governmental authority, local or national, by a religious body, or occasionally by a powerful private group. It may be applied to the mails, spee...
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The process of determining what can or can not be viewed by the public or depicted by the motion picture industry. Related to this concept of course is the rating system. (See `Rating,` `G-Rated,` `NC-17,` `PG-Rated,` `PG-13,` `PG-17,` `R-Rated,` and `X-Rated.`)
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Suppression by authority of material considered immoral, heretical, subversive, libellous, damaging to state security, or otherwise offensive. It is generally more strict under totalitarian (one-party) or strongly-religious regimes, and in wartime. Concerns over the ready ava...
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suppressing books, plays, music, newspapers, speech, etc. because they are considered morally or politically objectionable.
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Censorship is the suppression of speech or other public communication which may be considered objectionable, harmful, sensitive, or inconvenient to the general body of people as determined by a government, media outlet, or other controlling body. ==Rationale== The rationale for censorship is different for various types of information censored: ==T
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The act of hiding, removing, altering or destroying copies of art or writing so that general public
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Control over the content of a media text
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Editing or banning media texts for political, social or moral reasons.
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