Inside American Education is a book by Thomas Sowell about the decline and failures of the American education system. Sowell argues that America’s educational institutions are in shambles due to political correctness, miseducation, and failed dogmas. He offers solutions to these problems based on his own experience as an educator and economist.
For who is this book for ?
Inside American Education is for anyone who is interested in the state of America’s education system. Sowell provides detailed research and examples to support his arguments, making this book a great resource for educators, policy makers, and parents.
- The book is well-researched and provides a comprehensive overview of the problems with America’s education system.
- Sowell offers practical solutions to these problems based on his own experience as an educator and economist.
- The book is engaging and easy to read.
- The author’s conservative perspective may limit the book’s appeal to some readers.
- The dense content could be difficult for some people to follow.
- Some of Sowell’s solutions may be controversial and/or impractical.
Learn more about the author
Thomas Sowell is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. He has taught economics at UCLA and other universities, and his writings have appeared in both scholarly journals and popular magazines across the United States.
“Inside American Education is a comprehensive and scathing indictment of America’s educational establishment. Thomas Sowell pulls no punches in describing the decline of our schools, the miseducation of students, and the dogmas that have brought us to this point. If you care about the future of America, read this book.”
“Inside American Education should be required reading for anyone involved in education at any level – from parents to policymakers. Sowell’s clear writing and insightful analysis provide a much-needed antidote to the myths and propaganda that too often prevail in this important area of our lives.”
“Inside American Education is simply a masterpiece. Thomas Sowell has outdone himself with this one, and I sincerely believe that every single person who reads it will be forever changed for the better.”
“Inside American Education is a cogent and persuasive critique of our education system. Sowell makes a strong case that schools are in disarray because of misguided policies, ideological dogmas, and political correctness. This book is must reading for anyone who wants to understand the problems with our educational institutions.”