ERIC Number: ED120623
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-May
Reference Count: 0
Women in 1974.
Citizens Advisory Council on the Status of Women, Washington, DC.
This is a report on the legal, political and social status of women in the year1974. The report includes the laws passed by Congress for equal rights for women, laws for equal pay, amendments that provide for flexible working hours and childbearing leave for women; and some cases of job discrimination against women. Legal amendments to insure equality in education are reviewed. Discrimination in employment as well as inaccurate presentation of women in the news media are discussed, and legislation passed by the 93rd Congress is listed. Finally, a long appendix is included which has a list of women state legislators, women in congress, organizations supporting and opposing the Equal Rights Amendment, and other documents. (SE)
Descriptors: Civil Rights, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Federal Legislation, Females, Feminism, Laws, Legislation, Mass Media, Organizations (Groups), Sex Discrimination, State of the Art Reviews, Status
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number 052-003-0093-8, HC $1.20)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Citizens Advisory Council on the Status of Women, Washington, DC.