ERIC Number: EJ400519
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Sex Discrimination in Higher Education Employment: An Empirical Analysis of the Case Law.
Schoenfeld, Sage L.; Zirkel, Perry A.
Journal of Law and Education, v18 n4 p567-81 Fall 1989
Analysis of 132 court decisions for the period of 1976-86 concerning sex discrimination of faculty and nonfaculty employees in higher education indicates that the overall odds favor the defendant-institutions over the plaintiff-employees by a four-to-one ratio. The most frequently litigated institutional action was salary, followed by hiring and promotion decisions. (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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