Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Women Sports, Gender, Equality, Title IX, Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (AIAW)
Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987 (United States); College sports for women; Equality
Just over a week ago The Orlando Sentinel ran a series of three articles dealing with the issue of gender equity in intercollegiate athletics. For those not intimately involved with college athletics this is the hot topic currently rattling across campuses nationwide. Football coaches quake at the prospect of reduced scholarships and budgets, and curse the "extremists" from the women's movement who are threatening their opulent empires.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "Sport, Entertainment and Gender Equity" (1993). On Sport and Society. 253.