Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity

Resource Materials

The following Resource Materials are available for review or check out from the Office of Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Founders Hall, Room 1203.

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Topics

ABC’s of the Equal Employment Opportunity Act: The Law in Brief Section-by-Section Analysis Text of the Act. The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc., 1973.

Affirmative Action on Campus. Ponterotto, Lewis, Bullington. 1990.

*Age Discrimination: Employment Discrimination Prohibited by the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, as Amended. The United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Technical Assistance Program, 1997, Revised.

*Disability Discrimination: Employment Discrimination Prohibited by the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. The United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Technical Assistance Program, 1997, Revised.

EEO & AA Building Blocks to Better Employee Relations: Supervisor’s Guide to Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. University of Nebraska.

Equal Employment and You. Nebraska Department of Labor Division of Employment. State of Nebraska Equal Opportunity Commission.

*Employer EEO Responsibilities: Preventing Discrimination in the Workplace the Law and EEOC Procedures. The United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Technical Assistance Program, 1997, Revised.

Getting Uncle Sam to Enforce Your Civil Rights. United States Commission on Civil Rights, 1996, Revised.

Going Beyond Affirmative Action (video). Videoconference, 1996.

Guide to Affirmative Action: A Primer for Supervisors and Managers. Conrad and Maddux, 1988.

#Legal Responsibilities of Institutional Representatives Receiving Notice, Inquires or Complaints of Discrimination, Including Sexual Harassment (video). Carmen Maurer, Associate Legal Counsel, University of Nebraska, 1997.

Making Affirmative Action Work in Higher Education: An Analysis of Institutional and Federal Policies with Recommendations & A report of the Carnegie Council on Policy Studies in Higher Education. Jossey-Bass, 1975.

*National Origin Discrimination: Employment Discrimination Prohibited by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as Amended. The United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Technical Assistance Program, 1997, Revised.

+Race Relations in Higher Education: A Prescription for Empowerment and Progress (video). Black Issues in Higher Education, 1997.

*Sexual Discrimination Issues. The United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Technical Assistance Program, 1997, Revised.

Sexual Orientation in the Workplace. Zuckerman and Simons, 1996.

*Series of publications prepared for EEOC Technical Assistance Program Seminars.
+Also a Minority Topic.
#Also a Sexual Harassment Topic.

Conflict Management Topics

Building Negotiating Power. Glaser, Dr. Rollin, 1994.

Conflict Management in Higher Education. Holton, Susan A. Jossey Bass Publishers, 1995.

Conflict Resolution and Confrontation Skills: How to keep your cool, stand your ground and reach a positive solution (workbook). Career Track, 1995.

Conflict Resolution Education: A Guide to Implementing Programs in Schools, Youth-Serving Organizations, and Community and Juvenile Justice Settings: Programs Report. Crawford and Bodine, 1997.

Conflict Resolution in the Schools: A Manual for Educators. Girard and Koch, 1996.

Creating the Peaceable School: A Comprehensive Program for Teaching Conflict Resolution (program guide and student manual). Bodine, Crawford, and Schrumpf, 1994.

Dispute Resolution: Negotiation, Mediation, and Other Processes. Second Edition. Goldberg, Sander, Rogers. 1992.

Dispute Resolution: Negotiation, Mediation, and Other Processes. Goldberg, Sander, Rogers. 1995 Supplement.

Executive Summary: The Social Construction of Neutrality in Mediation. Cobb and Rifkin. NAME Publications, 1990.

Folktales of Peace and Folktales of Conflict and Peace(video). PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service, 1998.

Getting Past No: Negotiating Your Way From Confrontation To Cooperation. Ury, William. Revised Edition 1993.

Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In. First Edition. Fisher, Ury, Patton. 1981

Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In. Second Edition. Fisher, Ury, Patton. 1991

Getting Together: Building Relationships As We Negotiate. Fisher and Brown. 1989

Mediation Across Cultures: A Handbook About Conflict & Culture. Myers and Filner. 1994

Negotiation: Strategies for Mutual Gain. The Basic Seminar of the Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School. Hall, Lavinia. 1993.

Peer Mediation: Conflict Resolution in Schools. (program guide and student manual). Schrumpf, Crawford, and Bodine, 1997. Revised Edition.

Rockin’ Role Plays: A Collection of the Finest for Mediation Trainers. Davis and Corley. The Mediation Center, 1996.

Teachers for Our Nation's Schools. Goodlad, 1990.

Teaching Conflict Resolution. NAME Publications.

Teaching Students to be Peacemakers (video). David W. and Roger T. Johnson.

The Conflict Management and Mediation Handbook. Dreyfuss, Carter, Zimmer. 1991.

The Handbook of Conflict Resolution Education: A Guide to Building Quality Programs in Schools. Bodine and Crawford, 1998.

The Mediation Process: Practical Strategies for Resolving Conflict. Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1986.

The Promise of Mediation: Responding to Conflict Through Empowerment and Recognition. Bush and Folger, 1994.

Waging Peace in our Schools. Lantieri and Patti, 1996.

When Push Comes to Shove: A Practical Guide to Mediating Disputes. Slaikeu, 1996.

Disability Topics

Access to Institutions of Higher Education for Students with Disabilities (pamphlet). Hattie Kaufman. National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA), Revised 1994.

Americans with Disabilities Act: ADA Compliance Guide (2 volumes). Thompson Publishing Group, 1996.

Americans with Disabilities Act and The Campus (cassette tape). Recorded Resources Corporation, 1993.

Americans with Disabilities Act Requirements Fact Sheet. U.S. Department of Justice, 1994

Auxiliary Aids and Services for Postsecondary Students with Handicaps: Higher Education’s Obligations Under Section 504. U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights, 1991

Disability Discrimination and the Americans with Disabilities Act (workshop manual). The Industrial Work Readiness Center of Kearney Orthopedic & Fracture Clinic, P.C., 1990.

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Handbook. Based on "The Americans with Disabilities Act - Your Responsibilities as an Employer" published by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Nebraska Department of personnel, 1992.

The Americans with Disabilities Act: Questions and Answers. U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission & U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division, Revised 1992.

The Americans with Disabilities Act: Your Employment Rights as an Individual with a Disability. U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 1991.

The Americans with Disabilities Act: Your Responsibilities as an Employer (3 booklets). U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 1991.

The Civil Rights of Students with Hidden Disabilities: Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (photocopy). U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights, 1994.

The Rights of Individuals with Handicaps Under Federal Law: Information for Those Who Have Rights and Responsibilities Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights, 1992.

Understanding The Americans with Disabilities Act. Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association, 1994.

Gender Topics

Career Opportunities for Women (booklet). Channing L. Bete Co. 1993.

*Dealing with Discrimination (video). Dartnell.

Gender Impressions: Trainer Guide. Ford, George. 1990.

Gender Impressions Inventory. Ford, George and Kathleen. 1986.

Justice, Gender, and Affirmative Action. Clayton and Crosby. 1995.

Proteus: Gender in America. Shippensburg University, 1993.

Women World Leaders: Fifteen Great Politicians Tell Their Stories (booklet, video & handouts, & book). Liswood, Laura A. 1996.

*Also a Minority Topic.

Minority Topics

Harassment and Diversity: Respecting Differences. (DVD - 20 minutes) Kantola Productions LLC 2005.

Valuing Diversity at the Interpersonal Level. (DVD - 17 minutes)  Aspen Publishers, Inc. Distributed by Katola Productions LLC.

American Pluralism and the College Curriculum: Higher Education in a Diverse Democracy. Association of American Colleges and Universities, 1995.

"Blue Eyes" - Oprah Winfrey (video)

College and University Personnel Association Journal: Diversity on Campus. 1993.

Diversity in Higher Education: A Work in Progress. Musil, Caryn McTighe. Association of American Colleges and Universities, 1995.

Journal of Teacher Education: Theme: Cultural Diversity in Education. 1992.

Learn About Diversity(booklet). Channing L. Bete Co., 1993.

Minorities in Higher Education. Justiz, Wilson, Bjork. American Council on Education, 1994.

Proteus: Multiculturalism. Shippensburg University, 1993.

Race: An American Struggle Through Centuries (cassette tape). Recorded Resources Corporation.

Reasons for Hope: Promising Practices From the Campus Diversity Initiative. Association of American Colleges and Universities, 1995.

"Shattering the Silences": Minority Scholars Introduce New Perspectives Into University Classrooms (video). PBS Documentary, 1997.

Sources: Diversity Initiatives in Higher Education. A Directory of Programs, Projects, and Services for African Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Native Americans in Higher Education. American Council on Education, 1993.

The Drama of Diversity and Democracy: Higher Education and American Commitments. Association of American Colleges and Universities, 1995.

The Value of Cultural Diversity (pamphlet). Bureau of Business Practice, 1994.

Sexual Harrassment Topics

Sexual Harassment - Serious Business. (DVD - 25 minutes). Advantage Media, Distributed by Kantola Productions, LLC.

Sexual Harassment - A Common Sense Approach (Supervisory and Employee Versions with accompanying workbook) (DVD - 30 minutes). Kantola Productions, LLC   2006.

About Dating Violence (booklet). Channing L. Bete Co. 1993.

About Sexual Harassment in the Workplace (booklet). Channing L. Bete Co. 1993.

"Breaking the Trust: Sexual Harassment on Campus" (video). Kem Murch Productions.

Confronting Sexual Harassment on Campus (video). Live Teleconference, 1992.

Don’t Take Chances on Campus (booklet). Channing L. Bete Co. 1993.

Educator’s Guide to Controlling Sexual Harassment (2 notebooks). Thompson publishing Group, 1994.

How to Conduct a Sexual Harassment Investigation (2 brochures). National Association of College and University Attorneys(NACUA), 1997.

How to Deal with Sexual Harassment. Miramontes. Revised Edition 1984.

How to Recognize and Prevent Sexual Harassment in the Workplace. Business and Legal Reports Inc., 1992.

How to Respond Effectively to Claims of Sexual Harassment: The New OCR Guidance & Investigative Protocol (video & booklet). A National Teleconference, 1997.

Making Advances: What Organizations Must Do About Sexual Harassment (Participants Workbook). MTI Film & Video, 1988.

Preventing Sexual Harassment at Work(booklet). Channing L. Bete Co., 1993.

Preventing Sexual Harassment on Campus (2 booklets). Business & Legal Reports, Inc., 1994

Preventing Sexual Harassment On-Campus: Policies and Practices for Higher Education. Allen, Ben T. College and University Personnel Association, 1995.

Rape, Sexual Assault (UNK Counseling Center Info-Packets).

Sexual Harassment: A Practical Guide. Smiley-Marquez, C. 1995.

Sexual Harassment: Building Awareness on Campus (video). Media Education Foundation, 1995.

Sexual Harassment in Higher Education: Concepts & Issues. National Education Association, 1992.

Sexual Harassment in Higher Education: From Conflict to Community. Riggs, Murrell, Cutting. ASHE-ERIC Higher Education Report No. 2. George Washington University, 1993.

Sexual Harassment in the Academic Workplace (video). Capstone Communications, 1993.

Sexual Harassment in the Educational Environment. Center for Evaluation, Development, Research; Phi Delta Kappa, 1992.

Sexual Harassment: It’s Not Academic (2 booklets). U.S. Department of Education, 1991.

Sexual Harassment on Campus(booklet). Channing L. Bete Co., 1996.

Sexual Harassment on Campus: A Legal Compendium. Second Edition. NACUA, 1990.

Sexual Harassment on Campus: A Policy and Program of Deterrence. American Council on Education, 1992.

Sexual Harassment on College Campuses: Abusing the Ivory Power. Paludi, Michele A. 1996.

Sexual Harassment: Serious Business (video & leader’s guide). Advantage Media, 1993.

The Sexual Harassment Quiz (video and "Quiz" folder). Teleconference, 1996.

The Lecherous Professor: Sexual Harassment on Campus. Second Edition. Dziech and Weiner. 1990.

Your Right to Fight: Stopping Sexual Harassment on Campus (video). Watermen, Carol. Affirmative Action Office.