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Sport Management: Women/Gender Issues

Women/Gender Issues: Websites

The Association for Women in Sports Media is a support network and advocacy group for women working in any area of sports media such as sports writing, broadcasting, editing, etc.

Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity. The CAAWS attempts to foster equitable support, diverse opportunities and positive experiences for girls and women in sport and physical activity.

Gender Equity in Athletics and Sports.  The Feminist Majority Foundation covers disabled athletes, the olympics, Title IX and more.

The National Women's Law Center (NWLC) provides Title IX information at two locations:

Gender Equity in Education and Athletics.

Gender Equity in Sports.  The University of Iowa provides interscholastic and intercollegiate sport information.

History of Women in Sports Timeline.  Created by the American Association of University Women, the St. Lawrence County Branch.

The National Association of Girls and Women in Sports is an organization that is dedicated to advocacy, education and the promotion of girls and women in sport.

WomenSport International encourages increased opportunities and positive changes for women and girls in sport and physical activity.

The Women's Sports Foundation was founded in 1974 by Billie Jean King.  It provides news and information about girls and women's sports with a section devoted to Title IX.

Women's Sports Net is a resource for women's sports, health and fitness news.

Featured Titles

Search the Library Catalog for the following publications:

Getting in the game: Title IX and the women's sports revolution

International encyclopedia of women and sports

Philosophical perspectives on gender in sport and physical activity

University of Florida Home Page

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