Observations on the 'New Nepotism' NPR's Liane Hansen talks with Adam Bellow, son of Nobel Prize-winning novelist Saul Bellow, and author of In Praise of Nepotism: A Natural History (Doubleday). Bellow argues that a new form of nepotism has taken hold in American society. Family connections can help you get a job, but only merit will help you keep the job.
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Observations on the 'New Nepotism'

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Observations on the 'New Nepotism'

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Observations on the 'New Nepotism'

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NPR's Liane Hansen talks with Adam Bellow, son of Nobel Prize-winning novelist Saul Bellow, and author of In Praise of Nepotism: A Natural History (Doubleday). Bellow argues that a new form of nepotism has taken hold in American society. Family connections can help you get a job, but only merit will help you keep the job.