Education: assumptions versus history : collected papers

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Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, 1986 - Social Science - 203 pages
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EDUCATION: Assumptions Versus History: Collected Papers (hoover Inst Press Publication)

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A collection of previously published articles in which the author takes on established notions or "pseudo-ideas" in a way guaranteed to create controversy. He does not accept the current fashions, but ... Read full review

Contents

PATTERNS OF BLACK EXCELLENCE7
7
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION IN FACULTY HIRING76
72
THE INTELLECT OF THE INTELLECTUALS127
127
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About the author (1986)

Bestselling authorThomas Sowell has been on the faculties of leading universities across the country, an economist in the corporate world and in government, and a scholar in residence at three think tanks. His books have been translated into nine languages, and his essays have appeared in "The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Time, Newsweek, Forbes, " and "Fortune" and are syndicated to 150 newspapers. For the past two decades, he has been a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. His Internet Web site is www.tsowell.com.