ACADEMICS ON THE FRONT LINES: AMERICAN UNIVERSITIES AND ANTI-SEMITISM
UC Berkeley Associate Professor Ron Hassner, the recipient of the Berkeley Undergraduate Political Science Association’s “Distinguished Teaching Award,” will address contemporary trends of Anti-Semitism on U.S. campuses. Hassner did his undergraduate work at Columbia University and received his Ph.D. from Stanford University. His work at UC Berkeley focuses on international conflict and religion. His book War on Sacred Grounds analyzes the causes and characteristics of disputes over sacred places around the globe and the conditions under which these conflicts can be managed. Sponsor: Cong. Beth Emek in partnership with the CCJCC & Diablo Valley Hadassah.
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