Nude in PW ad sparks debate

St. Lifer, Evan; Rogers, Michael
March 1994
Library Journal;3/15/1994, Vol. 119 Issue 5, p16
Trade Publication
States that the Association of Library and Information Science Educators (ALISE) and the American Library Association (ALA) took action in February 1994 to denounce a controversial ad by German publisher Benedikt Taschen in `Publishers Weekly' of November 22, 1993. Reasons for the action.


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