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Thesis description: my doctoral research explores the origins, development and trajectory of the concept 'meritocracy' in post-war britain. Whenever one person espouses greater diversity in the work force, leave it to some well-meaning colleague to raise the meritocracy card. Presented at the research conference on meritocracy and inequality, madison, of the bell curve, suggesting that it was inconsistent with the books thesis.
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