Tyranny of the meritocracy is a must read for all those who have guessed but could not prove that our hypercompetitive approach to higher education which rewards those with the most wealth and privilege and blames the rest for their plight not only makes a mockery of the term meritocracy but endangers our democracy. Lani guinier the tyranny of the meritocracy democratizing higher education in america hardcover 2015 edition on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers. Lani guinier professor of law at harvard university has written a persuasive argument against the prevalence of high stakes testing particularly the sat as the primary way of evaluating and predicting student achievementher argument however is not only against the inaccuracy of the testing process but of the very purpose of education in general and colleges in particular. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for the tyranny of the meritocracy democratizing higher education in america at amazoncom read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Lani guinier harvards first black tenured law professor has the gift of dazzling us in speech and on the page this one is a mustread essence magazine the tyranny of meritocracy is a timely book with more colleges and universities adopting test optional admissions policies strident criticism of the new common core
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