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ERIC Number: EJ529058
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1042-413X
Visually Hostile Environments as Sexual Harassment.
Hassenpflug, Ann
Initiatives, v57 n3 p11-18 May 1996
Visual displays stereotyping females have been judged in courts as evidence of hostile environment sexual harassment, a form of gender discrimination. Cites cases that may determine whether such harassment exists in a school. To combat discrimination, school programs should not focus exclusively on behavior, but improvement of interpersonal relations and intellectual growth as well. (FC)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Civil Rights Act 1964 Title VII; Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972