ERIC Number: ED053702
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Mar-23
Reference Count: 0
Riots, Civil and Criminal Disorders. College Campus Disorders. Second Interm Report of the Committee on Government Operations, United States Senate, Made by its Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations Together with Additional, Individual, and Minority Views.
Congress of the U.S. , Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Government Operations.
In the course of investigating disorders on college campuses, the Committee conducted preliminary inquiries and later took sworn testimony from witnesses concerning the following institutions: Harvard University, Columbia University, City College of New York, Brooklyn College, Stanford University, University of California at Berkeley, Voorhees College (South Carolina), North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, Brandeis University, Howard University, and San Francisco State College. The first section of the report consists of a brief chronology of disorders at each institution and of events appearing to be related to the disorders. The second section sets forth comments by students, administrators and others concerning possible causes of and suggested remedies for campus unrest. Following this testimony are subcommittee recommendations and statements by several of the subcommittee members: Abraham Ribicoff, Charles Percy and Jacob Javits. (JS)
Descriptors: Activism, Civil Disobedience, Demonstrations (Civil), Higher Education, Investigations, Political Attitudes, Student Attitudes, Student College Relationship
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S. , Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Government Operations.