International programs in higher education and questions of bias: hearing before the Subcommittee on Select Education of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, hearing held in Washington, DC, June 19, 2003
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Page 9 - European intellectuals who propped up racist colonial empires. The core premise of post-colonial theory is that it is immoral for a scholar to put his knowledge of foreign languages and cultures at the service of American power.
Page 5 - ... 1939. He was awarded a Ph.D. Degree from the State University of New York at Albany (1969); a MA Degree from St. John's University (1962); and a BA from Athenaeum of Ohio (1961). Prior to assuming his present position as Assistant Secretary of Defense, Dr. Korb was Resident Director of Defense Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research and co-editor of the AEI Foreign Policy and Defense Review. He also has been a member of the faculties of the US Naval War...
Page 51 - Mr. Chairman, members of the subcommittee, ladies and gentlemen. My name is Read Smith.
Page 61 - Teachers; the Council of Chief State School Officers; the Education Commission of the States; the National...
Page 137 - The American Jewish Congress (AJCongress) is a membership organization of American Jews with members throughout the United States. It is committed to protecting fundamental constitutional freedoms and American democratic institutions, particularly the civil and religious rights of Jews and of all Americans. It is also committed to advancing the security of the State of Israel and to supporting its search for peaceful relations with its neighbors in the region. In the implementation of this mandate,...
Page 105 - Director of the Latin American and Iberian Institute at the University of New Mexico, which also was a Title VI center.
Page 76 - THE HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE ON LABOR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, AND EDUCATION, APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE, MOSDAY, MARCH 29, 1982 BY FATHER T.
Page 42 - Congressional findings and declaration of purposes (a) The Congress finds that— (1) the future economic welfare of the United States will depend substantially on increasing international skills in the business community and creating an awareness among the American public of the internationalization of our economy; (2) concerted efforts are necessary to engage business schools, language and area study programs, public and private sector organizations, and United States business in a mutually productive...
Page 109 - I thank you for the opportunity to express my views to the Subcommittee. Gilbert W. Merlcx. Duke University Committee on Education and the Workforce Wltae« Disclosure Requirement - 'Truth in Testimony" Required by House Rule XI, Clause 2(g) Your Name: C< I.
Page 144 - Israel established a military administration to govem the Palestinian residents of the occupied West Bank and Gaza denying basic political rights and civil liberties and criminalizing Palestinian nationalism and even punishing acts of nonviolence.3 This treatment makes no distinction between the time before and after the first and second Intifadas when the Israelis suffered increasing acts of terrorism coming from the territories and responded more harshly as the terrorist acts increased. Other historians...