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The stupidity epidemic

Ben Agger

The stupidity epidemic

worrying about students, schools, and America"s future

by Ben Agger

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBen Agger
SeriesFraming 21st century social issues
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB2806.22 .A38 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24438901M
ISBN 109780203834213
LC Control Number2010027986
OCLC/WorldCa645889837

  Epidemic is the 3rd of Mr. Holt's books I have read. The main character, Tom Kendall, is likeable and is easy to visualize as a real person. This book, like the others, has a plot that is believable but at times seems awkward although it does come together in the end. My biggest criticism of Mr. Holt's writings is the s: John Snow, a doctor, and Henry Whitehead, a minister, are the heroes of Steven Johnson’s “The Ghost Map: The Story of London’s Most Terrifying Epidemic — and How It Changed Science, Cities.

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Stupid people think it is all funny. Smart people also think it is also funny. Both laugh at the stupidity, but for different reasons. Now this stupidity epidemic is spreading like the title of this page; "Pandemic of Stupidity", The news media is totally infected by this pandemic. They treat stupid statements seriously. In this book, the authors dissect the stupidity paradox. Along the way, they poleaxe the cult of leadership, the near religious belief in branding, the consultant industry, repetitive change syndrome, PowerPoint presentations and the multitude of other idiocies that combine to make up modern-day management. In the end, they offer some s:


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