,,The Uncivil University: Executive Summary

The Uncivil University: Executive Summary


Publication Date: January 2005

Publisher: Institute for Jewish and Community Research

Author(s): Gary A. Tobin; Aryeh K. Weinberg; Jenna Ferer

Research Area: Culture and religion; Education

Keywords: Antisemitism; Israeli-Palestinian Conflict; Higher Education

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


The authors explore the expressions of anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism on college campuses. They find that intolerance is often propagated by a vocal minority of extremists and largely ignored by university officials. They call for reform including a higher level of accountability and prohibition of prejudice in higher education.

Adapted from Politics and Propaganda in American Education.