books.google.com - In the tradition of Jonathan Kozol, this little book is driven by big questions. What does it mean to be educated? What is intelligence? How should we think about intelligence, education, and opportunity in an open society? Why is a commitment to the public sphere central to the way we answer these questions?...http://books.google.com/books/about/Why_School.html?id=56fg8OkhTNcC&q=American&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareWhy School?