Essays Tagged: "Title IX"

Are things equal between the sexes in college sports

ams. At the University of Illinois, the men's swimming and diving team was cut in order to meet the title ix equality requirements. Members of this team filed a lawsuit claiming reverse discrimination ... and cross country teams had limits placed to control the numbers of participants(Frankel ). Though title ix was issued to stop discrimination, it is causing some men's sports to be harmed.Now that bo ...

(11 pages) 322 1 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Sexual Harassment and the Clarence Thomas Hearings

sment of women at the workplace. Not until, that is, the Education Amendments of 1972 were enacted. Title IX of the Education Amendments states that 'sexual harassment is a form of sexual discriminati ... ost, Inc. decision, which stated that requiring provocative dress as a term for employment violates Title VII of the Education Acts of 1972. The greatest preliminary scandal involving sexual di ...

(7 pages) 176 0 4.2 May/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Reaction Paper to Michele A. Paludi's "Sexual Harassment in College and University Settings".

vors to get the job or a raise. In either case, force was rarely needed.Regie T. has looked up both Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Title IX of the Education Act of 1972, and even withou ...

(3 pages) 66 1 4.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Gender Inequality in High School.

ersonal experience I have not noticed that.In an attempt to end this discrimination Congress passed Title IX in 1972. This was a set of amendments that stated "no person in the US shall, on the basis ... Ford 42-43)Another area with inequality in schools is in sports and activities. With the passage of Title IX schools were required to give girls more opportunities in physical education and extra-curr ...

(2 pages) 69 0 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Essay questioning the NCAA and its policies such as title IX and the BCS system.

an organization designed to prevent corruption.Another example is the NCAA's ways of complying with Title IX. When introduced, Title IX was revolutionary, and a wonderful thing for the sports world. I ... ays to become involved with athletics and set the foundation for a healthy lifestyle. Now, however, Title IX has become a detriment to colleges. Rather than increasing the number of female athletes, a ...

(6 pages) 93 0 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Title IX--This essay is on Title IX and the 3 issues that have happened in Bakersfield, Calif. It includes statistics and quotes.

Title IX is one of the major amendments of the 21st century in education. The Archived: Title IX: A ... entury in education. The Archived: Title IX: A Sea Change in Gender Equity in Education cites that "Title IX was passed by the U.S. Congress on June 8, 1972, and signed by President Richard M. Nixon o ... on June 23, 1972 and on July 1, 1972 it went into effect." The U.S. Department of Labor cites that Title IX is an amendment that states "No person in the United States shall on the basis of sex, be e ...

(6 pages) 101 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

How to be a successful teacher

any legislation was passed regarding gender differences in education. In 1975, a landmark document, Title IX, ensuring that "no person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from ... d to discrimination under any education program oractivity receiving Federal financial assistance." Title IX guaranteed women the same opportunities to succeed as men. Although, there are still differ ...

(7 pages) 326 1 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Title IX Research Paper

In 1972 Congress passed the Educational Amendments. One section of this law, Title IX prohibits discrimination against girls and women in federally funded education, including i ... ds to athletics, there have been arguments for and against the many aspects pertaining to this law. Title IX has had a large impact on high school and college athletics in the attempt to give females ... ual opportunity, but the means by which they are achieving this goal is an ongoing debate.The basic Title IX statute provides: "No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded f ...

(7 pages) 155 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Write a paper explaining the benefits of Title IX Legislation in the United States since 1972; be sure to cite specific examples and statistics.

Since 1972 when Title IX was enacted by Congress, the progress made by women--both on the playing field and in the o ... 0's and early 70's, we shoot hoops and run laps as well as the boys on our own well-equipped teams. Title IX has it's problems, but the idea behind it holds true. Over the 32 years that have passed si ... able budgeting of money in athletics has recently put several local schools under investigation for Title IX violations.Since 1972, the number of boys involved in high school sports has stayed the sam ...

(5 pages) 96 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Jackson, Roderick v. Birmingham Board of Education

'Petitioner alleged that the respondent retaliated against him, and that such retaliation violates Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.'4 The district court dismissed petitioner's complaint, ... e Education Amendments of 1972.'4 The district court dismissed petitioner's complaint, holding that Title IX does not create a private cause of action for retaliation. The Eleventh Circuit ruled that ...

(1 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Gender Equity in Sports

A hot topic that has resurfaced in the past few years is the law known as Title IX. In 1972, congress passed the Title IX law which states, "No person in the United States sh ... ties away from the males in order to comply with the law.The Georgia General Assembly has taken the Title IX bill further and created House Bill 1308 which is known as the "Equity in Sports Act." The ... o the parents and also posted in the school building. The sports equity coordinator may also be the Title IX coordinator in a school system.The coordinator, along with the school system, must adopt an ...

(11 pages) 98 0 2.3 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Single Sex Education in Public Schools

her or not building public schools for just boys or just girls is unconstitutional. Does it violate Title IX? Title IX prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any educational program receiving ... as there is a school for each gender to go to whether is it coed or single sex it does not violate Title IX.Sex differences in the brain begin in the womb. These sex hormones, transformed by aromatas ...

(4 pages) 72 1 1.7 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Examination of Title IX flaws

f the fiscal pie.It's because of this fight that in 1972 the Federal Government enacted the ominous Title IX. Amongst pages and pages of cyclical jargon Title IX aptly states: "No person in the United ... ideal.Although it's true that women were often denied their right to participate in sports prior to Title IX, it has now evolved into nothing more than a stringent tool of equality instead of the prac ...

(2 pages) 63 2 2.6 Dec/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

History and Today’s Effects of Title IX

the benefits of any educational program or activity receiving federal financial assistance. Because Title IX is largely based on sexual discrimination, should it be re-evaluated on the basis of decrea ... should it be re-evaluated on the basis of decreasing male athletic opportunities. Title IX has helped women make momentous steps towards equality (of men and women being gained) in t ...

(4 pages) 35 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Sex Discrimination

disproportionate salaries for equal work on the basis of sex. This would be along the same lines as Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972 to the Civil Rights Act, which states, "No person in the ... any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance," (Solomon). However, even Title IX, is abused by institutions at the expense of females, using the excuse in regards to athlet ...

(8 pages) 49 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Employment Law Paper

oyment Opportunity Commission. Since the inception of the initial bill, additional clauses called, 'Titles', have been added to the law to further enhance citizen protection against discrimination and ... ublic accommodations facilities, or prohibiting specific races from using certain facilities. A key Title to note is Title VII, which is the section that prohibits any sort of discrimination to occur ...

(5 pages) 91 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Is The Three-Prong-Test Of Title IX Appropriate?

February 28, 2009AbstractTitle IX has made a significant impact by attacking gender discrimination in sports. Although the or ... implementation was delayed due to problems in interpretations. The “Three-Prong-Test” of Title IX has directly resulted in an increase of women participation in sports. Even though Title IX ... ion in sports. Even though Title IX has been put to the test by multiple different legal arguments, Title IX and its “Three-Prong-Test” has prevailed once all the facts were presented.Since ...

(12 pages) 2298 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Gender Discrimination in Sports

ollege has skyrocketed compared to the participation levels of previous generations. The passing of Title IX, a federal law prohibiting sex discrimination in federally-funded education, including athl ... however, it is still unethical to provide them with more funding than women's sports. According to Title IX, we are required to have gender equity in sports, which includes funding as well as equal o ...

(4 pages) 30 0 0.0 Sep/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Struggles women face in college

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers