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17 August 2011 in Books - Grown Up, Books - Nonfiction, Reviews | Permalink
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Speaking of education, have you seen the story where the Sherlock Holmes story "A Study in Scarlet" was removed from a required reading list for being "anti-Mormon"? Interesting:
You always cover this kind of thing, I thought I'd pass it along.
Brooke Shirts |
17 August 2011 at 09:55 AM
Yeah, I've been watching that one as well: It's been a while since I've re-read my Doyle, so I wondered if he was even generally considered to be at the sixth-grade reading level. But it was pulled for worldview, not for reading level, so yes: Annoying.
17 August 2011 at 10:45 AM
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