Harvard president lowell cuts enroll of jews 21 to 10

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Harvard president Lowell cuts enroll of Jews 21% to 10%; Columbia 40% to 10% to solve “Jewish Problem” iii. Faculty exclusion 1920s-40s: 2% of fac; 1960 9%, 20% elite col H.Negative image of Jews peaks during this period, then declines: i. Power: 1938, 41% say Jews too much; peaks 1945, 58%, ’62-11% ii. Banks: mid-60s, 30% say control international banking; 14% 1975 iii. Media: mid-60s, 47% say control TV/movie industry; 18% 1975. I. Surveys measure Decline in Anti-Semitism since 1940s i. Jobs: Jewish make difference if you hiring: 1940, 43%; 1962, 6% ii. Neighbor: if next door, makes difference: 1940, 25%; 1962, 3% iii. Colleges: should limit the number admit:1935, 26%; 1962, 4% iv. Presidential candidate: say vote for Jew: 1937, 46%; 1969, 86% v.Honesty: @½in 1938-39 say Jewish businesspeople less honest IV.Correlates of Anti-Semitism: According to Glock: (1) SES:lower educ, income, blue-collar; (2) conservative Protestants: (doctrinal differences may contribute:no path to salvation except Christ subjects nonbelievers to damnation), (3) race: black and white anti-Semitic stereotypes about the same,although blacks less supportive of discrimination V. Assimilation A.Cultural: US phenomenon—move from Orthodox to Conservative and Reform B.Structural:(1) Residential:
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  • Fall '09
  • CHRISGIRARD
  • Judaism, Jewish Americans, Pe riod, Jews urban people, Anti-Se mitis, G.Dis crimination pe

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