The Price of Admission

Daniel Golden talked about his book, The Price of Admission: How America’s Ruling Class Buys Its Way into Elite Colleges, and Who Gets Left… read more

The Price of Admission Daniel Golden talked about his book, The Price of Admission: How America’s Ruling Class Buys Its Way into Elite Colleges, and Who Gets Left Outside the Gate, published by Crown. Daniel Golden won a Pulitzer Prize in 2004 for a series of articles on the inner workings of college admissions offices. He argued that while race-based affirmative action policies have received media attention in the U.S., preferences for privileged applicants, such as the children of college donors and celebrities, have been largely ignored. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions. close

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The Price of Admission

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Program ID:
194456-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
New Haven, Connecticut, United States
First Aired:
Dec 31, 2006 | 11:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 18, 2007 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Dec 31, 2006 | 11:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 07, 2007 | 6:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 05, 2007 | 4:44am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 18, 2007 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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