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Book Club: the smartest kids in the World

  • Whole Foods

    270 Greenwich Street
    Greenwich & Warren Streets (Lower Manhattan/Tribeca)
    New York, NY (map)

    40.715034 -74.011316

  • [I am postponing the discussion since I don't think I will be able to devote enough time and do justice to the topic. I will pick a more reasonable date once I have some clarity of my schedule. Sorry for those who had signed  up.]

    The Smartest kids in the World

    And how they got that way

    by Amanda Ripley

    A number of excerpts that discusses the book can be found at Talking Points Memo: (1) South Korean system, (2) poverty not the cause, (3) global competitiveness, (4) character.

    Reviews from NYT, and WaPo.

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