ERIC Number: ED125467
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Identifying Discrimination. A Review of Federal Antidiscrimination Laws and Selected Case Examples.
McCune, Shirley; Matthews, Martha
An understanding of federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination and their implications for education policies and practices is necessary for policy makers, administrators, and education personnel serving elementary, secondary, and postsecondary institutions. The summary of federal laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination in education institutions and agencies and selected case examples provide a review of laws most relevant to education institutions and agencies, it also facilitates the identification of discriminatory practices or situations along with the federal laws that apply. (JMF)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Court Litigation, Discriminatory Legislation, Educational Legislation, Elementary Education, Employees, Employment Practices, Equal Protection, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Guidelines, Higher Education, Secondary Education, Sex Discrimination, Students
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Women's Program Staff.
Authoring Institution: National Foundation for the Improvement of Education, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972