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Jessica Gavora

Jessica Gavora

Tilting the Playing Field: Schools, Sports, Sex and Title IX

Tilting the Playing Field

Schools, Sports, Sex and Title IX

By Jessica Gavora | paperback $16.95

When it passed Title IX of the Civil Rights Act in 1972, Congress seemed to be doing something laudable and also long overdue–prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sex in America’s schools. But thirty years later, a law designed to guarantee equal opportunity has become the most explicit, government-enforced quota regime in America, putting boys [...]