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The Resource The meritocracy myth, Stephen J. McNamee, University of North Carolina Wilmington

The meritocracy myth, Stephen J. McNamee, University of North Carolina Wilmington

Label
The meritocracy myth
Title
The meritocracy myth
Statement of responsibility
Stephen J. McNamee, University of North Carolina Wilmington
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McNamee, Stephen J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miller, Robert K.
  • ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social mobility
  • Equality
  • Social capital (Sociology)
Label
The meritocracy myth, Stephen J. McNamee, University of North Carolina Wilmington
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revised edition of The meritocracy myth, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- The American dream : origins and prospects -- On being made of the right stuff : the case for merit -- The silver spoon : inheritance and the staggered start -- It's not what you know but -- : social and cultural capital -- Making the grade : education and mobility -- I did it my way : the decline of self-employment and the ascent of corporations -- The luck factor : being in the right place at the right time: -- Mobility through marriage : the cinderella effect -- With the collaboration of catherine b. mcnamee -- An unlevel playing field: racism, sexism, and other isms -- Growing inequality in the twenty-first century: what can be done? -- Notes -- Index -- About the author
Control code
ybp99978690630
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 239 pages.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Limited to one user at a time
Isbn
9781538103418
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The meritocracy myth, Stephen J. McNamee, University of North Carolina Wilmington
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revised edition of The meritocracy myth, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- The American dream : origins and prospects -- On being made of the right stuff : the case for merit -- The silver spoon : inheritance and the staggered start -- It's not what you know but -- : social and cultural capital -- Making the grade : education and mobility -- I did it my way : the decline of self-employment and the ascent of corporations -- The luck factor : being in the right place at the right time: -- Mobility through marriage : the cinderella effect -- With the collaboration of catherine b. mcnamee -- An unlevel playing field: racism, sexism, and other isms -- Growing inequality in the twenty-first century: what can be done? -- Notes -- Index -- About the author
Control code
ybp99978690630
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 239 pages.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Limited to one user at a time
Isbn
9781538103418
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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