Freedom from Racism or Free to be Racist: Racial Harassment Policy in Higher Education


Principal Investigator:  Joyce Bell, Sociology

UCSUR Investigators:

  • Laurel Person Mecca, QDAP
  • David Halpern, QDAP

Funder:  Center on Race and Social Problems

Period:  4/2012 – 10/2012

Description:  Coded the top 100 US universities’ anti-discrimination policies to explore how racial harassment is defined and how discrimination is balanced with freedom of speech.