ERIC Number: ED173944
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Primer of Equal Employment Opportunity.
Anderson, Howard J.
This booklet presents laws and court cases concerning discrimination in hiring. It begins with a presentation of the laws and orders regulating equal employment opportunity and the remedies available. It lists those employees and employers to whom the laws apply and exemptions. Sections deal with discrimination on the basis of race, sex, sexual preference, religion, national origin, age, and handicap. Retaliation is touched on. Other sections deal with reverse discrimination, the Equal Pay Act, discrimination by labor unions and employment agencies, executive orders on affirmative action, and federal discrimination laws. (JM)
Descriptors: Affirmative Action, Age Discrimination, Court Litigation, Disabilities, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Ethnic Origins, Federal Legislation, Racial Discrimination, Religious Discrimination, Reverse Discrimination, Salary Wage Differentials, Sex Discrimination, Sexual Orientation, State Legislation, Unions
BNA Books, The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc., 9401 Decoverly Hall Road, Rockville, Maryland 20850 ($5.00; quantity discounts)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of National Affairs, Inc., Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Age Discrimination in Employment Act 1967; Civil Rights Act 1866; Civil Rights Act 1964 Title VII; Civil Rights Act 1971; Equal Employment Opportunity Act 1972; Equal Pay Act 1963; Executive Order 11246; National Labor Relations Act