Shameful Admissions takes us behind the scenes of one of our nation's . ANGELA BROWNE-MILLER is the author of several books, including The Day Care Dilemma, Learning to Learn, and Intelligence Policy.
Shameful Admissions takes us behind the scenes of one of our nation's most prestigious public institutions and gives us the inside story on why and how we blame affirmative action for creating an educational system that no longer delivers. Shameful admissions: the losing battle to serve everyone in our universities.
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This muddled book is powerful evidence that she is right
This muddled book is powerful evidence that she is right. Browne-Miller tries to make the case that, since the '60s. attempts to create a more egalitarian distribution of opportunity, particularly for racial minorities, have led to academic decline and to social frustration among students, faculty, and administrators. Shameful Admissions raises some important questions, but the book is disorganized, riddled with unsupported assertions, and rife with purple prose (""Could it be that we have entered a trap, a trap in history, a social quagmire, a Sartrian hell from which there appears to be no exit?"").
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The Profession and Practice of Adult Education is a book that will serve as a landmark in the study and practice of adult education for many years to come. Series: Jossey-bass Higher and Adult Education. Michael W. Galbraith, professor of adult education, Florida Atlantic University. Hardcover: 176 pages.
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