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Author Brake, Deborah L

Title Getting in the game : Title IX and the women's sports revolution / Deborah L. Brake

Publ Info New York : New York University Press, [2010]
 CCRI-Lincoln  KF4166 .B73 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  KF4166 .B73 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  KF4166 B73 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  KF4166 .B73 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 287 pages ; 24 cm
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Series Critical America
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Separate is equal? -- Integration rights : girls playing with boys and boys playing with girls -- The three-part test and the opportunity to play -- Complicating equal participation : what counts as a sport, which sports should women play, and which women get to play them? -- Cutting men's opportunities to help women? : Title IX and leveling down -- Treatment as an equal -- The dilemma of difference and the "problem" of pregnancy -- Beyond equal access : retaliation, coaching, and sexual harassment
LC subject Sex discrimination in sports -- Law and legislation -- United States
Women athletes -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
United States. Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX
ISBN 9780814799659 (cl : alk. paper)
0814799655 (cl : alk. paper)
9780814787120 (ebook)
0814787126 (ebook)