ERIC Number: ED326160
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
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The Lecherous Professor. Sexual Harassment on Campus. Second Edition.
Dziech, Billie Wright; Weiner, Linda
The issue of sexual harassment of students by academicians is addressed, including the dilemma of teacher-student dating, newly devised policy statements on sexual harassment from several institutions, and faculty uneasiness about administrative directives on sexual harassment. Chapters are as follows: "Sexual Harrassment on Campus: The State of the Art"; "Inside the Ivy Walls: A Separate Reality"; "Contemporary College Women: Myths and Realities"; "Voices of Women" Dissonant Chorus"; "The Lecherous Professor: A Portrait of the Artist"; "Women Faculty: Queens on the Chessboard"; and "The Future of Academe." The introductory sections also include the authors' notes about the development of the book and reflections from their own experiences and perceptions concerning sexual harassment since the writing of the book's first edition 10 years earlier. Appendices contain the following: (1) Title VII Guidelines on Sexual Harassment; (2) a student's guide to legal remedies for sexual harassment; (3) Statement on Sexual Harassment, American Council on Education; (4) Presidential Statement and Policy on Sexual Harassment, University of Minnesota; (5) Institutional Committee Statement and Policy on Sexual Harassment, Gettysburg College; and (6) Sexual Harassment Survey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Contains an index, 109 references, and a selected bibliography for interested individuals. (GLR)
Descriptors: Behavior Disorders, College Faculty, Higher Education, Legislation, Position Papers, Sex Bias, Sexual Harassment, Social Behavior, Teacher Behavior, Teacher Student Relationship, Women Faculty
University of Illinois Press, P.O. Box 4856 Hampden Station, Baltimore, MD 21211 ($14.50).
Publication Type: Books; Information Analyses
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