Unformatted text preview: o Increased media coverage Title IX o No person in the US shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity receiving federal financial assistance. Passed in 1972 (june 23 rd ) The tower amendement – 1974 o Revenue producing sports (football was implied at the time) that those sports shouldn’t count when it comes to gender equity. This idea has been consistently rejected since Title IX 1975- Schools were given a 3 year window to comply with Title IX....
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- Fall '10
- Sociology, federal financial assistance, sports participation, participation patterns, Sport Sociology Gender, big consumer group