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Jennifer M Morton
Associate Professor of Philosophy, City University of New York

Jennifer M Morton is an associate professor of philosophy at the City College of New York and the Graduate Center-CUNY, and a senior fellow at the Center for Ethics and Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her book Moving Up Without Losing Your Way: The Ethical Costs of Upward Mobility will be published by Princeton University Press in Fall 2019.

Written by Jennifer M Morton

Essay/
Education
Engines of democracy

Society will be much improved by loosening the stranglehold of top universities on the education of elites. But how?

Jennifer M Morton