Peter Sacks is an author, essayist, and social critic who writes and speaks extensively on education and American culture. He is author of Generation X Goes to College: An Eye-Opening Account of Teaching in Postmodern America and Standardized Minds: The High Price of America's Testing Culture and What We can do to Change it. His essays have appeared in The Nation, The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Boston Review, the Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, and other publications.
“Sacks understands class in a multi-faceted way. . . . [The book] is an insightful work written from a critically important perspective.” - Against The Current
“An indignant and informative book.” - Andrew Delbanco, New York Review Of Books