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Preparing for Power : America's Elite Boarding Schools - 85 edition

by Peter W. Jr. Cookson and Caroline Hodges Persell

Preparing for Power : America`s Elite Boarding Schools (ISBN10: 0465062695; ISBN13: 9780465062690)
ISBN13: 978-0465062690
ISBN10: 0465062695

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0465062683
ISBN10: 0465062687

Summary: Why do private boarding schools produce such a disproportionate number of leaders in business, government, and the arts? In the most comprehensive study of its kind to date, two sociologists describe the complex ways in which elite schools prepare students for success and power, and they also provide a lively behind-the-scenes look at prep-school life and underlife.

Edition/Copyright: 85
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Basic Books, Inc.
Published: 09/28/1987
International: No

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