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The Resource The merit myth : how our colleges favor the rich and divide America, Anthony P. Carnevale, Peter Schmidt, Jeff Strohl

The merit myth : how our colleges favor the rich and divide America, Anthony P. Carnevale, Peter Schmidt, Jeff Strohl

Label
The merit myth : how our colleges favor the rich and divide America
Title
The merit myth
Title remainder
how our colleges favor the rich and divide America
Statement of responsibility
Anthony P. Carnevale, Peter Schmidt, Jeff Strohl
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A look at how colleges drive the very inequalities they are meant to remedy, complete with a call - and a vision - for change
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carnevale, Anthony Patrick
Dewey number
378.1/9826942
Index
index present
LC call number
LC212.42
LC item number
.C374 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964 January 20-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schmidt, Peter
  • Strohl, Jeff
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discrimination in higher education
  • Education, Higher
  • College attendance
  • Universities and colleges
Label
The merit myth : how our colleges favor the rich and divide America, Anthony P. Carnevale, Peter Schmidt, Jeff Strohl
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jarred awake from the American dream -- What the nation needs -- The rise of the sorting machine -- Understanding the odds -- Standardized bias -- Separate and unequal -- The fight for fairness -- Built to collapse -- College for all
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
302 pages
Isbn
9781620974865
Lccn
2019055348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1128200337
  • (OCoLC)1128200337
Label
The merit myth : how our colleges favor the rich and divide America, Anthony P. Carnevale, Peter Schmidt, Jeff Strohl
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jarred awake from the American dream -- What the nation needs -- The rise of the sorting machine -- Understanding the odds -- Standardized bias -- Separate and unequal -- The fight for fairness -- Built to collapse -- College for all
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
302 pages
Isbn
9781620974865
Lccn
2019055348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1128200337
  • (OCoLC)1128200337

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