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  • Apr 13, 2012
  • 03:52 PM

Should Israeli Science Speak Hebrew?

Nathan Jeffay / The Forward
Israeli scholarship is widely cited the world over. But if state linguists have their way, much of that research will become a whole lot less accessible to those who don’t speak Hebrew. The Academy of the Hebrew Language is asking the Education Ministry to require universities to use less English — the language in which many graduate-level courses are taught, and in which much of Israel’s scientific research is conducted.

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