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The Resource Lost in the meritocracy : the undereducation of an overachiever, Walter Kirn

Lost in the meritocracy : the undereducation of an overachiever, Walter Kirn

Label
Lost in the meritocracy : the undereducation of an overachiever
Title
Lost in the meritocracy
Title remainder
the undereducation of an overachiever
Statement of responsibility
Walter Kirn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the author's trip through American higher education, where standardized tests, class rankings and gamesmanship stand in the way of true intellectual fulfillment, revealing the psychic costs of the American educational system
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
FWA
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1962-
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Kirn, Walter
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Kirn, Walter
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, American
  • Students
Label
Lost in the meritocracy : the undereducation of an overachiever, Walter Kirn
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn642326400
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
211 p.
Isbn
9780307279453
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)642326400
Label
Lost in the meritocracy : the undereducation of an overachiever, Walter Kirn
Publication
Control code
ocn642326400
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
211 p.
Isbn
9780307279453
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)642326400

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