ERIC Number: ED417111
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Equity. Gender and American Law, Vol. 4: The Impact of the Law on the Lives of Women.
Maschke, Karen J., Ed.
This volume of essays addresses the history of women's access to education with specific examples of achievements and challenges. The 10 essays include: (1) "An Interview on Title IX with Shirley Chisholm, Holly Knox, Leslie R. Wolfe, Cynthia G. Brown, and Mary Kaaren Jolly" (Harvard Educational Review); (2) "'The Ladies Want to Bring about Reform in the Public Schools': Public Education and Women's Rights in the Post-Civil War South" (Kathleen C. Berkeley); (3) "Sex Discrimination in Athletics: A Review of Two Decades of Accomplishments and Defeats" (Glenn M. Wong; Richard J. Ensor); (4) "The Trouble with Coeducation: Mann and Women at Antioch, 1853-1860" (John Rury; Glenn Harper); (5) "The Fear of Feminization: Los Angeles High Schools in the Progressive Era" (Victoria Bissell Brown); (6) "Beyond Title IX: Toward an Agenda for Women and Sports in the 1990s" (Nancy Beadie); (7) "Emma Willard's Idea Put to the Test: The Consequences of State Support of Female Education in New York, 1819-67" (Nancy Beadie); (8) "The LSAT: Narratives and Bias" (Leslie G. Espinoza); (9) "United States v. Virginia: The Case of Coeducation at Virginia Military Institute" (Julie M. Amstein); and (10) "Where Coeds Were Coeducated: Normal Schools in Wisconsin, 1870-1920" (Christine A. Ogren). (Contains references.)(EH)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Affirmative Action, Civil Rights, Educational Discrimination, Educational Opportunities, Equal Education, Equal Facilities, Females, Justice, Sex Discrimination, Womens Studies
Garland Publishing, 1000A Sherman Avenue, Hamden, CT 06514.
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972