The tyranny of merit : what's become of the common good? / Michael J. Sandel.
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- ISBN: 9780374289980
- ISBN: 0374289980
- Physical Description: pages cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Introduction : getting in -- Winners and losers -- "Great because good" : a brief moral history of merit -- The rhetoric of rising -- Credentialism : the last acceptable prejudice -- Success ethics -- The sorting machine -- Recognizing work -- Conclusion.
"A world-famous political philosopher, and the bestselling author of Justice, reveals the driving force behind the resurgence of populism: the tyranny of the meritocracy and the resentments it produces"-- Provided by publisher.
Michael J. Sandel teaches political philosophy at Harvard University. His books What Money Canât Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets and Justice: Whatâs the Right Thing to Do? were international best sellers and have been translated into 27 languages. Sandelâs legendary course âJusticeâ was the first Harvard course to be made freely available online and has been viewed by tens of millions. His BBC series âThe Public Philosopherâ explores the philosophical ideas lying behind the headlines with participants from around the world.