No Contest (Book)

Abrams, William
October 1986
Library Journal;10/15/1986, Vol. 111 Issue 17, p100
Book Review
Reviews the book 'No Contest: the case against competition,' by Alfie Kohn.


Related Articles

  • NO CONTEST (Book).  // Management Review;Dec86, Vol. 75 Issue 12, p58 

    Reviews the book 'No Contest: The Case Against Competition,' by Alfie Kohn.

  • The Case Against Competition. Ames, Russell // Phi Delta Kappan;Nov87, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p242 

    Reviews the book "No Contests: The Case Against Competition," by Alphie Kohn.

  • No Contest: The Case Against Competition. Bernard J. Jaworski; Armstrong, J. Scott // Journal of Marketing;Oct88, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p131 

    The article reviews the book "No Contest: The Case Against Competition," by Alfie Kohn.

  • Alfie Kohn: Dangerous Jackass (A Link). Pass, Andrew // Internet Resources Newsletter;Aug2006, Issue 143, p17 

    The article presents a reaction on a blog written about Alfie Kohn, author of the book "The Homework Myth." The blog at D-Ed Reckoning comments on the works of Alfie Cohen which focused on the benefits and harms of homework. It is said that authors write non-fiction books to gain name...

  • Study this.  // Girls' Life;Feb/Mar2007, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p9 

    The article reviews the book "The Homework Myth," by Alfie Kohn.

  • The Homework Myth. Healy, Benjamin; Schwarz, Benjamin // Atlantic;Nov2006, Vol. 298 Issue 4, p124 

    The article reviews the book "The Homework Myth," by Alfie Kohn.

  • STATE JOURNAL. S. K. G.; P. S. // Education Week;12/9/1992, Vol. 12 Issue 14, p19 

    The article reviews two books about education including "An Aristocracy of Everyone: The Politics of Education and the Future of America," by Benjamin R. Barber and "No Contest: The Case Against Competition," by Alfie Kohn.

  • Competition WAS KOHN RIGHT? SHIELDS, DAVID LIGHT; BREDEMEIER, BRENDA LIGHT // Phi Delta Kappan;Feb2010, Vol. 91 Issue 5, p62 

    The article discusses the views of educator Alfie Kohn regarding the effect of competition in education. Kohn suggested that the promotion of competition in education does not improve academic performance and can inhibit creativity and critical thinking, reduce self-esteem and promote...

  • THE LOGIC OF PLAYING DIRTY. Kohn, Alfie // ETC: A Review of General Semantics;Spring1988, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p26 

    Reprints the article "The Logic of Playing Dirty," by Alfie Kohn, which was published in a 1986 issue of the book "No Contest: The Case Against Competition." Manifestation of excessive competition through self-destructive behavior; Cheating in athletics competitions; Examples of illegal...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics