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Resources on the Myth of Meritocracy


(Alphabetical order)

Alvarado, L. A. (2010). Dispelling the meritocracy myth: Lessons for higher education and student affairs educators. The Vermont Connection, 31, 10-20.

Chang, A. (2018). The subtle ways colleges discriminate against poor students, explained with a cartoon. Vox.

England, J. (2019). Higher education and the illusion of meritocracy. The Chronicle of Higher Education.

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