Capitalism, Academic Style, and Shared Governance

Rhoades, Gary
May 2005
Academe;May/Jun2005, Vol. 91 Issue 3, p38
Focuses on the threat posed by capitalism to academic styles and shared governance in U.S. universities and colleges. Tendency of universities to conflate productivity with generation of profit; Probability of faculty to have capitalist consciousness in intellectual property negotiations; Rise of nonfaculty professionals hired so that administrators have more control over them than the faculty.


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