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Excellence : can we be equal and excellent too?

Author: John W Gardner
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John W Gardner
ISBN: 0393018482 9780393018486 9780393312874 0393312879
OCLC Number: 10230761
Description: 175 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The decline of hereditary privilege --
Individual achievement versus equality --
The three-way contest --
Civil rights --
Equality of opportunity or result --
The great talent hunt --
The identification --
Facts and fancies about talent --
Education as a sortiong-out process --
The school's hard assignment --
College alternatives --
The democratic deliemma --
The full range of human excellence --
Lifelong learning and growth --
Talent and leadership --
Leadership and motivation --
The aims of a free people.
Responsibility: John W. Gardner.

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