Degrees of Inequality

Degrees of Inequality

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Title:Degrees of Inequality
Edition Language:English
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  • Rachel

    This book almost destroyed me....

  • Nshslibrary

    Forprofit colleges are harming every single citizen in America, and although politicians are aware of the damage it is doing to this country, they still fail to take any serious action. Suzanne Mettle...

  • Bob

    The US at one time was distinguished for its commitment to universal primary and secondary education. And since World War 2, through the GI bill, the Pell Grant program, federally backed student loans...

  • Michelle

    Insight into how greatly the influence of political interests affects education policy. Especially interesting in context of the current political environment since the book was published....

  • Alice Lemon

    This book was reasonably good, but I found it a lot less interesting than I expected. I think that part of the problem was that I've read enough on this topic that there wasn't actually that much mate...

  • Cornell's College of Arts and Sciences

    Suzanne Mettler, Cornell’s Clinton Rossiter Professor of American Institutions in the Department of Government, had several culprits in mind when she wrote “Degrees of Inequality: How the Politics...

  • Marks54

    This book presents a provocative argument that higher education in the US has strayed from its traditional role of fostering opportunities for advancement and reducing inequality and instead has serve...

  • Amanda

    Policy wank and an exploration about how polarization is ruining this country. It's like this book was tailor made for me!Seriously though, this is a book highly based on policy, so if you don't enjoy...

  • Bonnie Irwin

    Settler's astute political analysis is chilling. It will anger or depress anyone who cares about income inequality and higher education. I am sure if I saw the underbelly of how lobbying affects any i...

  • John

    CEOs of for-profit universities earned an average of $10.5 million in 2009-10 with their institutions earning from 60-86% of income from the federal govt in the form of student loans (default rates of...