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1) obscenity. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...The moral concepts that the term connotes vary from time to time and from place to place. In the United States, the word obscenity is a technical legal term. In the...

2) Roth v. United States. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...United States, case decided in 1957 by the U.S. Supreme Court. Samuel Roth of New York City was convicted of mailing obscene materials. On appeal his conviction was...

3) Ellis, Havelock. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Henry Havelock Ellis), 1859-1939, English psychologist and author. He became a qualified physician but devoted himself to scientific study and writing. Although the...

4) Sandwich, John Montagu, 4th earl of. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...John Montagu, 4th earl of, 1718-92, British politician. He served variously as secretary of state (1763-65, 1770-71) and first lord of the admiralty (1748-51, 1763,...

5) Bruce, Lenny. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Leonard Alfred Schneider. Possessed of a cynical, surreal, and intensely comic view of the world, Bruce brutally satirized such sensitive areas of American life as...

6) censorship. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Censorship may be either preventive or punitive, according to whether it is exercised before or after the expression has been made public. In use since antiquity,...

7) Miller, Henry. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Miller sought to reestablish the freedom to live without the conventional restraints of civilization. His books are potpourris of sexual description, quasi-philosophical...

8) Anderson, Margaret C. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American author, editor, and publisher, b. Indianapolis, Ind. As editor and publisher of The Little Review (1914-29), one of the most famous of the American little...

9) Cabell, Branch. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...After various experiences as a journalist and a coal miner he began writing fiction. His early works, which are sophisticated novels deriding conventional history,...

10) Mapplethorpe, Robert. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American photographer, b. New York City. He is known for his black-and-white studies of male and female nudes, flowers, and celebrity portraits. He credited sculpture...

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