The Resource The chosen : the hidden history of admission and exclusion at Harvard, Yale, and Princeton, Jerome Karabel

The chosen : the hidden history of admission and exclusion at Harvard, Yale, and Princeton, Jerome Karabel

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The chosen : the hidden history of admission and exclusion at Harvard, Yale, and Princeton
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The chosen
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the hidden history of admission and exclusion at Harvard, Yale, and Princeton
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Jerome Karabel
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Language
eng
Summary
The author presents the findings of his survey of admissions at Princeton, revealing a century of exclusion that cuts to the core of the American experience, while raising questions about the stratification of higher education in America
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DLC
Dewey number
378.1/61/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2351.3.A85
LC item number
K37 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The chosen : the hidden history of admission and exclusion at Harvard, Yale, and Princeton, Jerome Karabel
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The chosen : the hidden history of admission and exclusion at Harvard, Yale, and Princeton, Jerome Karabel
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The origins of selective admissions, 1900-1933 -- Elite education and the protestant ethos -- The big three before selective admissions -- Harvard and the battle over restriction -- The "Jewish problem" at Yale and Princeton -- Part II: The struggle over meritocracy, 1933-1965 -- Harvard's Conant: the man and his ideals -- The reality of admissions under Conant -- Reluctant reform comes to Yale -- Princeton: the club expands its membership -- Wilbur Bender and his legacy -- Tradition and change at old Nassau -- Yale: from insularity to inclusion -- Part III: Inclusion and the persistence of privilege, 1965-2005 -- Inky Clark, Kingman Brewster and the revolution at Yale -- Racial conflict and the incorporation of Blacks -- Coeducation and the struggle for gender equality -- The alumni revolt at Yale and Princeton -- Diversity, the Bakke case, and the defense of autonomy -- Money, the market ethos, and the struggle for position -- The battle over merit
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ocm62073024
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24 cm
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Extent
viii, 711 pages
Isbn
9780618773558
Lccn
2005011133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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illustrations
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(OCoLC)62073024

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