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New PDF release: Academic Capitalism in the Age of Globalization

By Sheila Slaughter,Brendan Cantwell,Ilkka Kauppinen

this present day, approximately each element of upper schooling - together with pupil recruitment, lecture room guideline, school learn, administrative governance, and the keep watch over of highbrow estate - is embedded in a political economic climate with hyperlinks to the marketplace and the kingdom. educational capitalism bargains a robust framework for knowing this dating. basically, it permits us to appreciate better education's shift from developing scholarship and studying as a public stable to producing wisdom as a commodity to be monetized in industry actions. In educational Capitalism within the Age of Globalization, Brendan Cantwell and Ilkka Kauppinen gather a global group of best students to discover the profound ways that globalization and the information economic system have remodeled greater schooling around the globe. The booklet bargains an in-depth evaluate of the theoretical foundations of educational capitalism, in addition to new empirical insights into how the method of educational capitalism has performed out. Chapters handle educational capitalism from ancient, transnational, nationwide, and native perspectives.
Each contributor bargains interesting insights into either new conceptual interpretations of and useful institutional and nationwide responses to educational capitalism. Incorporating years of analysis by way of influential theorists and construction at the paintings of Sheila Slaughter, Larry Leslie, and Gary Rhoades, educational Capitalism within the Age of Globalization offers a provocative replace for realizing educational capitalism. The e-book will entice somebody attempting to make feel of latest greater education.

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