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Affirmative Action in Employment. Info-Item Educators Digest/No. 1040.
Ohio Education Association, Columbus. Instruction and Professional Development Div.; National Education Association, Washington, DC.
This document outlines the affirmative action that has evolved as the result of attempts to eliminate discrimination in federal employment and in federal contracts. The following acts are discussed: (1) Federal Executive orders; (2) Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; (3) Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended by the Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972; (4) Titles VII and VIII of the Public Health Service Act; (5) Equal Pay Act of 1963 as amended by the Education Amendments of 1972; (6) Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Higher Education Act); (7) State Anti-Discrimination Laws, citing judicial decisions and interpretations of various federal laws. Agencies and organizational resources dealing with civil rights are listed with their addresses. (JD)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Authoring Institution: Ohio Education Association, Columbus. Instruction and Professional Development Div.; National Education Association, Washington, DC.