ERIC Number: EJ559963
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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The Legal Context of Sexual Harassment in Education.
Shoop, Robert J.
Mid-Western Educational Researcher, v11 n1 p8-17 Win 1998
Discusses legal aspects of sexual harassment in educational settings: definitions, the central issue of impact on the educational environment, questions about consensual sexual relationships, the concept of welcomeness, rights of the accused, issues of academic freedom, and successful defenses. Overviews relevant legislation, court cases, guidelines of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and role of the Office for Civil Rights. (SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Civil Rights Act 1964 Title VII; Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972