The case against education : why our education system is a waste of time and money /Published by : Princeton University Press (Princeton, New Jersey) Physical details: xiv, 395 pages ISBN:9780691174655.
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Includes bibliographical references and index
The magic of education -- The puzzle is real : the ubiquity of useless education -- The puzzle is real : the handsome rewards of useless education -- The signs of signaling : in case you're still not convinced -- Who cares if it's signaling? : the selfish return to education -- We care if it's signaling : the social return to education -- The white elephant in the room : we need lots less education -- We need more vocational education -- Nourishing mother : is education good for the soul? -- Five chats on education and enlightenment -- Conclusion -- Technical appendix: Completion probability and student quality