Winning the Brain Race: A Bold Plan to Make Our Schools Competitive.
San Francisco: Institute for Contemporary Studies, . Hardcover. Small 4to. Black cloth with red spine lettering, dust jacket. xiii, 147pp. Fine/fine. Item #49262
Pristine, perfect first edition of this reform agenda, inscribed and signed large and bold by both authors in blue ink on front flyleaf: Writes Kearns, "Bob -- / Good luck with your / work in Chicago -- if I can / help holler -- / Best Wishes -- / David." And below this Doyle pens: "To Bob Malott -- / With warm regards / and thanks for support / at AEI / Best, / Denis." Kearns (1930-2011) was CEO of Xerox Corporation and U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education, while Doyle (born 1940) was a senior research fellow at the Hudson Institute. Robert Malott (1926-2018) was a noted Chicago civic/business leader, CEO of FMC Corporation, Republican politico and philanthropist.