Academic Questions

, Volume 20, Issue 2, pp 160-169

First online:

Jerome Karabel, The Chosen: The Hidden History of Admission and Exclusion at Harvard, Yale and Princeton

New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2005, 720 pp., $28.00 hardcover
  • Gail HeriotAffiliated withUS Commission of Civil Rights, Western Regional OfficeUniversity of San Diego, School of Law Email author 

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