Selling Out: Academic Freedom and the Corporate Market

Selling Out: Academic Freedom and the Corporate Market

By: Howard Woodhouse (author)Hardback

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How Canadian universities are abandoning their intellectual independence by capitulating to the interests of big business

About Author

Howard Woodhouse is professor of educational foundations and co-director of the University of Saskatchewan Process Philosophy Research Unit.

Contents

Acknowledgments; Introduction 1 The Market Model of Education and the Threat to Academic Freedom; 2 A Marketing Professor Meets the Market; 3 Taking on Big Pharma; 4 Commercializing Research and Losing Autonomy; 5 Going beyond the Market: Evaluating Teaching by Evaluating; Learning; 6 The Value Program in Theory and Practice; 7 The People's Free University as an Alternative Model Notes; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773535800
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 350
  • ID: 9780773535800
  • ISBN10: 0773535802

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