The Meritocracy Myth challenges the widely held American belief in meritocracy-that people get out of the system what they put into it based on individual merit. The book examines talent, attitude, work ethic, and character as elements of merit and evaluates the effect of non-merit factors such as social status, race, gender, heritage, and wealth on meritocracy. The fourth edition has been revised and streamlined throughout. It features new material on the 2016 election and current political climate; the reasons behind the ...

The Meritocracy Myth 2013, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

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The Meritocracy Myth 2009, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Lanham, MD

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Meritocracy Myth 2009, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Lanham, MD

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The Meritocracy Myth 2004, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Lanham, MD

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