HIGHER EDUCATION?: How Colleges Are Wasting Our Money and Failing Our Kids--and What We Can Do About It

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

New York Review of Books contributor and former university professor Hacker (Mismatch: The Growing Gulf Between Women and Men, 2003, etc.) and New York Times columnist Dreifus (Interview, 2003, etc.) present their combined "vision for higher education." The authors believe that many colleges are sacrificing purpose and priority in favor of "self-interested management," misguided professors and a ... Read full review

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Review: Higher Education?: How Colleges Are Wasting Our Money and Failing Our Kids---and What We Can Do About It

User Review  - Jeannette Brown - Goodreads

We had to read this for one of our classes. While I didn't read every word, cover to cover, I read enough to know I didn't love it. It was such a negative book. It made it seem like there were no redeeming qualities to colleges/universities. Would not recommend or read again. Read full review

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