Nondiscrimination and affirmative action in employment
Faculty employment issues
Faculty academic freedom and freedom of expression
The student-institution relationship
Student Academic Issues
Student Disciplinary Issues
Rights and responsibilities of student organizations and their members
Local governments and the local community
The college and the state government
The college and the federal government
The college and the education associations
The college and the business and industrial community.
"In the increasingly litigative environment of higher education, this comprehensive, practical, and up-to-date legal guide is indispensable for administrators, attorneys, and researchers. Due to numerous changes in the law and many new cases since the previous edition, the Fifth Edition contains new material relating to: hate speech and free speech rights of faculty in public universities; student suicide; campus safety; police and administrators' right to search students' residence hall rooms; and nondiscrimination and affirmative action in employment, admissions, and financial aid"-- Provided by publisher.