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“[A] thought-provoking, painstakingly researched account. . . . A rallying cry.” —The Washington Post

“A fervent defense of public education with abundant examples of how privatization has failed to deliver on its promises.” —Kirkus Reviews

About the Author

DIANE RAVITCH was born in Houston, Texas, and graduated from Wellesley College and Columbia University. She is a research professor of education at New York University and the author of eleven books. Ravitch is a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Daniel Patrick Moynihan Award. She lives in Brooklyn, NY.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Knopf; Illustrated edition (January 21, 2020)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 352 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0525655379
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0525655374
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1.61 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 6.64 x 1.2 x 9.5 inches
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