Children 's Influence On Children Essay

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Parents, schools, and teachers have the responsibility to teach their children from what is morally right and wrong. Though some parents or schools banned books to prevent negative influences on their child. This issue has impacted students that they won’t be able to read great books and learn about realistic issues that happens. They won’t be able to create an ideal thinking of their own and creativity. Having literature is part of a growing children 's minds and to explore. It is not meant to get rid of just because of the cynical influences and controversial issues in the books. Since many parents want to ban books because they are afraid that their children will unethically impact a child’s mind. “A parent of a Knightstown (Indiana) High School junior has determined that A Child Called “It”: One Child’s Courage to Survive is inappropriate for their child because of the memoir’s graphic depiction of abuse”(Rendfeld). They want their child to be safe from having a thought that should not be there.They do not want them to know how realistic it can be and cover the child’s innocence.“515 were challenges to material with a homosexual theme or "promoting homosexuality"(Schools and Censorship:Banned Books). Religious parents don’t want their child to be attracted to the idea of homosexuality to prevent sinning.“This novel, written by J. D. Salinger, was banned for alleged communist themes and encouragement of rebellion. It remains one of the most challenged books in recent…

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