The impact of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act on 1964
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... The impact of VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 The impact of VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 The 1964 Civil Rights Act refers to landmark legislation, in the US, which illegalized key forms of discrimination against women, racial, ethnic, religious and national minorities. These are the protected classes, which are covered with Title VII of the legislation (Loevy, 1997). The legislation protects these people’s rights to fair and equitable treatment, particularly within the workplace environment. Essentially, the 1964 legislation brought an end to unequal behaviors in various contexts, which included the workplace, in schools and public facilities. However, Title VII of the act focuses...