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The Resource The case against education : why the education system is a waste of time and money, Bryan Caplan

The case against education : why the education system is a waste of time and money, Bryan Caplan

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The case against education : why the education system is a waste of time and money
Title
The case against education
Title remainder
why the education system is a waste of time and money
Statement of responsibility
Bryan Caplan
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1971-
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Caplan, Bryan Douglas
Dewey number
371.010973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Education
  • Educational sociology
  • Education
  • Vocational education
  • Labor supply
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The case against education : why the education system is a waste of time and money, Bryan Caplan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-380) and index
Contents
The magic of education -- The puzzle is real : the ubiquity of useless education -- The puzzle is real : the handsome rewards of useless education -- The signs of signaling : in case you're still not convinced -- Who cares if it's signaling? : the selfishreturn to education -- We care if it's signaling : the social return to education -- The white elephant in the room : we need lots less education -- We need more vocational education -- Nourishing mother : is education good for the soul? -- Five chats oneducation and enlightenment -- Conclusion -- Technical appendix: Completion probability and student quality
Control code
BK0021640419
Extent
xiv, 395 pages ;
Isbn
9780691174655
Lccn
2017031656
Other physical details
25 cm.
Label
The case against education : why the education system is a waste of time and money, Bryan Caplan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-380) and index
Contents
The magic of education -- The puzzle is real : the ubiquity of useless education -- The puzzle is real : the handsome rewards of useless education -- The signs of signaling : in case you're still not convinced -- Who cares if it's signaling? : the selfishreturn to education -- We care if it's signaling : the social return to education -- The white elephant in the room : we need lots less education -- We need more vocational education -- Nourishing mother : is education good for the soul? -- Five chats oneducation and enlightenment -- Conclusion -- Technical appendix: Completion probability and student quality
Control code
BK0021640419
Extent
xiv, 395 pages ;
Isbn
9780691174655
Lccn
2017031656
Other physical details
25 cm.

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