Lost in the meritocracy: the undereducation of an overachiever

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Doubleday,
Pub. Date:
2009.
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1st ed.
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English
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One of the nation's best observers and interpreters of American life chronicles his own long, strange trip through American education. This is a remarkable book that suggests the first step toward intellectual fulfillment is getting off the treadmill that is the American meritocracy.
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9780385521284
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