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

Graduating students of the City College of New York cheer during the commencement ceremony in the Harlem section of Manhattan, New York on 3 June 2016. Photo by Mike Segar/Reuters

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