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Dress / Roman Espejo, [book editor].

Espejo, Roman, 1977- (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library YA 342.73 TRF (Text) 38650833369083 YA NON-FIC Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780737758238
  • ISBN: 0737758236
  • Physical Description: 157 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes chronology.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 146-148) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: School dress codes, free speech, and the US courts : an overview / Michael A. Owsley - Students have a right to free expression on clothing when it does not cause disruption : the Supreme Court's decision / Abe Fortas - Disruptive clothing is not linked to student behavior / Melinda Swafford, Lee Ann Jolley, and Leigh Southward - Schools may not prohibit students from wearing the Confederate flag : the Circuit Court's decision / Gilbert S. Merritt Jr. - School dress codes are constitutional : the Circuit Court's decision / Jeffrey S. Sutton - School dress codes improve student behavior / Mike Knox - A student argues against school dress codes as a solution to behavioral problems : personal narrative / David P. - School dress codes repress students of color / Enrique C. Ochoa - A student argues against dress codes at colleges and universities : personal narrative / Jonathan Wright - Schools may restrict expression on clothing that attacks other students : the Circuit Court's decision / Stephen Roy Reinhardt - Uniforms in public schools are beneficial / Angela Walmsley - Uniforms in public schools cannot be fairly enforced / Clair Schwan - Sagging pants should be banned / Todd A. Smith - A ban on sagging pants is discriminatory / Andrew Potter - Schools have the right to prohibit messages on clothing : the Circuit Court of Appeals' decision / Jerry E. Smith - Free expression on clothing is an important right for high school students / Greg Beato - Cross dressing is a growing challenge for schools / Jan Hoffman.
Summary, etc.: With material drawn from a diverse selection of primary and secondary sources, including Supreme Court decisions and personal narratives, this book focuses on an overview of school dress codes, free speech, and the U.S. courts and arguments for and against free expression on clothing.
Target Audience Note: 9-12 Medialog, Inc.
Subject: Freedom of expression > United States.
Dress codes > Law and legislation > United States.
Students > Civil rights > United States.
Students > Legal status, laws, etc. > United States.

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