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ERIC Number: EJ585688
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0031-7217
The "N" Word.
Zirkel, Perry A.
Phi Delta Kappan, v80 n9 p713-14 May 1999
In a lawsuit involving classroom and literary racial epithets, the Ninth Circuit Court remanded the racial-harassment claim, not the book-removal claim. The ultimate outcome awaits trial; the court's Solomonic decision needs further testing. Meanwhile, the "N" word is a no-no for teachers and students, but not necessarily for books. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Arizona
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Civil Rights Act 1964