The Rise of the Meritocracy 1870-2033: An Essay on Education and Equality

TitleThe Rise of the Meritocracy 1870-2033: An Essay on Education and Equality
Year for Search1958
AuthorsYoung, Michael [Dunlop](1915-2002)
Date Published1958
PublisherThames and Hudson
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author
Annotation

The book has been read as both a eutopia and a dystopia with the author characterizing it as the latter. Development of a class system based on I. Q.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. Harmondsworth, Eng.: Penguin, 1961U. S. ed. as The Rise of the Meritocracy 1870-2033: The New Elite of Our Social Revolution. New York: Random House, 1959.

Holding Institutions

LLL, PSt

Author Note

(1915-2002)

Full Text

1958 Young, Michael [Dunlop] (1915-2002). The Rise of the Meritocracy 1870-2033: An Essay on Education and Equality. London: Thames and Hudson. Rpt. Harmondsworth, Eng.: Penguin, 1961. U. S. ed. as The Rise of the Meritocracy 1870-2033: The New Elite of Our Social Revolution. New York: Random House, 1959LLL, PSt

The book has been read as both a eutopia and a dystopia with the author characterizing it as the latter. Development of a class system based on I. Q.