Browse by Subject "discrimination"
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(2008-08-03)There is no race, ethnicity or nationality category available the default Facebook profile. This, combined with the fact that Facebook is a visually-driven website, suggests that Facebook serves to inadvertently or covertly ...
(2013-05)For our video research project, we wanted to discover and identify different forms of discrimination against the physically disabled on the U of I campus. We interviewed four members of the wheelchair basketball team on ...
(2007-05-15)This project investigates the system of reporting acts of hate to authorities on campus and the contrast between attitudes of Champaign-Urbana police with Campus police in handling hate crime. The author seeks to answer ...
(Sage Publications, 2007-02)Public restrooms are among the few remaining sex-segregated spaces in the American landscape, tangible relics of gender discrimination.
(Steven Ooi, KHL Printing Co Pte Ltd MICA, Singapore, 2006-05)Public restrooms are a subtle form of gender discrimination, but promising solutions include potty parity laws, revised building codes, exemplary facilities with women-friendly and child-friendly features, family-friendly ...
The relationship between teacher-based discrimination, academic adjustment, psychological well-being, and student-teacher relationship quality among African American adolescents (2012-09-18)The present study investigated the nature of perceived teacher-based racial and gender discrimination among young African American adolescents ((N=248; 50.8% female) and simultaneously examined associations between ...
(2010-01-06)I present three essays on the economics of sport, examining salary discrimination in Major League Baseball (MLB), determinants of dismissals of college football coaches, and star player effects on attendance in the ...