ERIC Number: EJ516445
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Lower Pay for Women's Coaches: Refuting Some Common Justifications.
Williams, Joseph P.
Journal of College and University Law, v21 n4 p643-89 Spr 1995
The two standard justifications for different salaries paid to male and female coaches under 1963 and 1964 civil rights/equal pay legislation must fail under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which independently prohibits gender discrimination in employment and mandates equal athletic opportunity for female students. Some suggestions for improving the situation of women's sports and female coaches are offered. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Athletic Coaches, Civil Rights Legislation, College Athletics, Compliance (Legal), Equal Education, Federal Legislation, Females, Higher Education, Legal Problems, Legal Responsibility, Salary Wage Differentials, School Responsibility, Sex Discrimination, Womens Education
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972