Academic Capitalism in the Age of Globalization by Sheila Slaughter,Brendan Cantwell,Ilkka Kauppinen

By Sheila Slaughter,Brendan Cantwell,Ilkka Kauppinen

at the present time, approximately each element of upper schooling - together with scholar recruitment, lecture room guideline, college examine, administrative governance, and the keep an eye on of highbrow estate - is embedded in a political financial system with hyperlinks to the industry and the kingdom. educational capitalism bargains a strong framework for realizing this dating. primarily, it permits us to appreciate larger education's shift from growing scholarship and studying as a public reliable to producing wisdom as a commodity to be monetized in marketplace actions. In educational Capitalism within the Age of Globalization, Brendan Cantwell and Ilkka Kauppinen gather a global staff of top students to discover the profound ways that globalization and the data economic system have reworked greater schooling all over the world. The publication bargains an in-depth evaluation 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 old, transnational, nationwide, and native perspectives.
Each contributor deals attention-grabbing insights into either new conceptual interpretations of and sensible institutional and nationwide responses to educational capitalism. Incorporating years of study by means of influential theorists and construction at the paintings of Sheila Slaughter, Larry Leslie, and Gary Rhoades, educational Capitalism within the Age of Globalization presents a provocative replace for knowing educational capitalism. The ebook will entice someone attempting to make experience of up to date better education.

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