"The articles are brief, clear, and useful for introductory information...this volume is an excellent resource."
School Library Journal
"This easy-to-read source is an excellent addition to the library's reference section as well as a helpful source for high school and college students..."
American Reference Books Annual
"The strengths of this resource are its relevance and its breadth of international and national data...Excellent research and timely subject matter..."
"...a welcome addition to any library wanting a resource on past and present censorship throughout the world. Recommended."
Library Media Connection
"...a serious resource appropriate for a general readership (high school level and above)...This edition substantially updates and expands the first..."
Reference and Research Book News
"...more than 50 percent new material has been added to provide the latest details on censorship issues from ancient times to the modern computer age. An A-Z format lends to student research, while many an adult will find its references to politics and social issues essential to understanding the latest contemporary arguments."