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The Privileged Poor

How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students

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$27.95 • £20.00 • €25.00

ISBN 9780674976894

Publication Date: 03/01/2019

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288 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

2 illus., 1 table

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Anthony Abraham Jack, a native of Miami, received a scholarship to attend Gulliver Preparatory School, an elite private high school in South Florida. He went on to receive degrees from Amherst College and Harvard University. He is currently a Junior Fellow at the Harvard Society of Fellows, an Assistant Professor at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and the Shutzer Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.

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