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作者 Docherty, Thomas, 1955- author
書名 The new treason of the intellectuals : can the university survive? / Thomas Docherty
出版項 Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2018
國際標準書號 1526132745 (hardback)
9781526132741 (hardback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人社中心  LB2322.2 D63 2018    在架上    30560400658339
說明 223 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
This book delivers a damning criticism of the contemporary University system. It argues that the University has become politicised - that its primary purpose has shifted from education to the advancement of market-fundamentalist capital, an ideology that paints society as a war of all against all for individual financial gain. Against this, the book calls for a reconfiguration of the purpose of the University. It evokes the institution's wider ambitions and purposes: extending the range of human possibilities, seeking global justice and promoting democracy. Nothing less than ecological and human survival is at stake. Written by a senior academic and leading opponent of the modern University regime, this book exposes a troubling present while remaining optimistic for the future
鏈接 Online version: 9781526132758
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