It is, however, the very complexity of future everyday life and coming technological advances that will lead to the exclusion of an increasing number of people from the mainstream in advanced countries.
To cope with this, one will need knowledge of far more than basic numeracy and literacy, in Israel and elsewhere.
Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld is chairman of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs. He has authored or edited 20 books, several of which address anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism.
About the Author: Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld is a board member and former chairman of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (2000-2012). He is a recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award (2012) of the Journal for the Study of Anti-Semitism.
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