Re: definitions

marcia braundy (
Sat, 19 Oct 1996 10:42:01 -0700

Gender Equity:

This is off the top of my head, and is a bit run on, but catches the essence
in many of its forms:

Gender equity connotes a situation where both males and females have access
to and experience opportunities which result in an equal sharing of
educational, social, economic and political activities, benefits and

Good Luck!

>Does anyone have a succinct, two or three sentence definition of gender
>equity? A colleague has requested it to present to a campus committee
>that is wanting to write a definition of its own.
>Thank you in advance.
>Terra Anderson
>Affirmative Action
>Fort Lewis College
>Durango, Co. 81301 anderson_T
Marcia Braundy
Advocate for Women in Trades, Technology, Operations and Blue Collar Work (WITT)

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