ERIC Number: ED387061
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Nov
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Emerging Issues and Opportunities Prospective Analysis.
Peter, Sharlene A.
This paper discusses 14 issues related to gender equity in intercollegiate athletics, including: (1) the cost dilemma, in which institutions have to cut men's sports to introduce women's sports; (2) equal pay for the coaches of men's and women's teams; (3) the gender of coaches, namely men coaching women's teams; (4) peer harassment among students; (5) the rising level of participation in intercollegiate athletics; (6) the advancement of minority women in intercollegiate athletics; (7) women in the sports media; (8) women in athletics administration; (9) women sports officials; (10) women athletic trainers; (11) the rising number of lawsuits in intercollegiate sports; (12) the regulation of player agents; (13) athletic opportunities for individuals with physical disabilities; and (14) medical issues. Thirty-three footnotes contain numerous references. (MDM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the National Organization on Legal Problems of Education (40th, San Diego, CA, November 17-19, 1994).