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The Resource Twilight of the elites : America after meritocracy, Christopher Hayes

Twilight of the elites : America after meritocracy, Christopher Hayes

Label
Twilight of the elites : America after meritocracy
Title
Twilight of the elites
Title remainder
America after meritocracy
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Hayes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Analyzes scandals in high-profile institutions, from Wall Street and the Catholic Church to Major League Baseball, while evaluating how an elite American meritocracy rose throughout the past half-century before succumbing to corruption and failure
Citation location within source
  • May 01, 2012
  • April 30, 2012
  • May 15, 2012
  • December 19, 2011
Citation source
  • Kirkus Reviews
  • Publishers Weekly
  • Library Journal
  • Library Journal Prepub Alert
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hayes, Christopher
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Business and politics
  • Corporate power
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Twilight of the elites : America after meritocracy, Christopher Hayes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The naked emperors -- Meritocracy and its discontents -- Moral hazards -- Who knows? -- Winners -- Out of touch -- Reformation
Control code
2012002435
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780307720450
Lccn
2012002435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307720450
  • (OCoLC)774697190
Label
Twilight of the elites : America after meritocracy, Christopher Hayes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The naked emperors -- Meritocracy and its discontents -- Moral hazards -- Who knows? -- Winners -- Out of touch -- Reformation
Control code
2012002435
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780307720450
Lccn
2012002435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307720450
  • (OCoLC)774697190

Library Locations

    • Lewisville Public LibraryBorrow it
      1197 W. Main St., Lewisville, TX, 75067, US
      33.0422012 -97.02392920000001
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