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The Resource Merit : the history of a founding ideal from the American Revolution to the twenty-first century, Joseph F. Kett, (electronic resource)

Merit : the history of a founding ideal from the American Revolution to the twenty-first century, Joseph F. Kett, (electronic resource)

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Merit : the history of a founding ideal from the American Revolution to the twenty-first century
Title
Merit
Title remainder
the history of a founding ideal from the American Revolution to the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
Joseph F. Kett
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American institutions and society
Merit : the history of a founding ideal from the American Revolution to the twenty-first century, Joseph F. Kett, (electronic resource)
Label
Merit : the history of a founding ideal from the American Revolution to the twenty-first century, Joseph F. Kett, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : the faces of merit -- Republic of merit -- Merit and the culture of public life -- Small worlds : competition in the colleges -- Making the grade : managed competition and schooling -- The scientific measurement of merit -- The "presumption of merit" : institutionalizing merit -- Squeeze play : merit in government -- Merit in crisis -- Epilogue : merit, equality, consent
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Extent
ix, 332 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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