The exchange university : corporatization of academic culture (Book, 2009) []
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The exchange university : corporatization of academic culture

The exchange university : corporatization of academic culture

Author: Adrienne S Chan; Donald Fisher
Publisher: Vancouver, B.C. : University of British Columbia Press ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book critically examines the commercialization of today's universities, under increasing economic pressure to develop human capital, science, and technology.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrienne S Chan; Donald Fisher
ISBN: 9780774815697 0774815698
OCLC Number: 1063475421
Description: 1 volume ; 23 cm
Contents: PrefaceIntroduction: The Exchange University / Adrienne S. Chan and Donald Fisher1 The Academic Capitalist Knowledge/Learning Regime / Sheila Slaughter and Gary Rhoades2 Academic Culture and the Research-Intensive University: The Impact of Commercialism and Scientism / Adrienne S. Chan and Donald Fisher3 The New Production of Researchers / Brigitte Gemme and Yves Gingras4 Public Policy in Ontario Higher Education: From Frost to Harris / Paul Axelrod5 How Fares Equity in an Era of Academic Capitalism? The Role of Contingent Faculty / Linda Muzzin 6 Reclaiming Our Centre: Toward a Robust Defence of Academic Autonomy / Janice Newson and Claire Polster7 "Gender at Work" in Teacher Education: History, Society, and Global Reform / Jo-Anne Dillabough and Sandra Acker8 The Political Economy of Legal Scholarship: A Case Study of the University of British Columbia Law School / Theresa Shanahan9 Keeping the Commons in Academic Culture: Protecting the Knowledge Commons from the Enclosure of the Knowledge Economy / Jennifer SumnerConclusion / Adrienne S. Chan and Donald FisherIndex
Responsibility: edited by Adrienne S. Chan and Donald Fisher.


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