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The Resource Reclaiming universities from a runaway world, edited by Melanie Walker and Jon Nixon

Reclaiming universities from a runaway world, edited by Melanie Walker and Jon Nixon

Label
Reclaiming universities from a runaway world
Title
Reclaiming universities from a runaway world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Melanie Walker and Jon Nixon
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book offers a new vision for higher education. It is unique in bringing together critique with alternative ways of thinking about and practising higher education, providing theoretical and empirical grounding and focusing on international issues. With its international authorship, it provides insight for anyone interested in debates about the directions of higher education, including students, researchers, higher education managers and policy makers."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
UKM
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2322.2
LC item number
.R43 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Walker, Melanie
  • Nixon, Jon
  • Society for Research into Higher Education
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education, Higher
  • Universities and colleges
Label
Reclaiming universities from a runaway world, edited by Melanie Walker and Jon Nixon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes on contributors
  • Preface
  • Introduction/
  • Melanie Walker
  • Jon Nixon
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Managerial governmentality and the suppression of ethics/
  • Lew Zipin
  • Marie Brennan
  • p. 15
  • 2.
  • Reclaiming academic research work from regulation and relegation/
  • Lisa Lucas
  • p. 35
  • 3.
  • neo-conservative assault on the undergraduate curriculum/
  • Steven Selden
  • p. 51
  • 4.
  • Higher education, globalization and the knowledge economy/
  • Michael Peters
  • p. 67
  • 5.
  • Training the imagination to go visiting/
  • Jean Barr
  • Morwenna Griffiths
  • p. 85
  • 6.
  • Sitting uneasily at the table/
  • Judyth Sachs
  • p. 100
  • 7.
  • Learning the language of deliberative democracy/
  • Jon Nixon
  • p. 114
  • 8.
  • Pedagogies of beginning/
  • Melanie Walker
  • p. 131
  • 9.
  • new media in an old institution : implementing change, containing the potential for transformation/
  • Rob Walker
  • p. 147
  • 10.
  • Under new management? : a critical history of managerialism in British universities/
  • Colin Bundy
  • p. 160
  • 11.
  • Beyond the impossibly good place : research and scholarship/
  • Melanie Walker
  • p. 178
  • Epilogue : reclaiming universities from a runaway world/
  • Ronald Barnett
  • p. 195
  • Index.
  • p. 209
Control code
MNUGA004521525-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 215 p.
Isbn
9780335213870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Reclaiming universities from a runaway world, edited by Melanie Walker and Jon Nixon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes on contributors
  • Preface
  • Introduction/
  • Melanie Walker
  • Jon Nixon
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Managerial governmentality and the suppression of ethics/
  • Lew Zipin
  • Marie Brennan
  • p. 15
  • 2.
  • Reclaiming academic research work from regulation and relegation/
  • Lisa Lucas
  • p. 35
  • 3.
  • neo-conservative assault on the undergraduate curriculum/
  • Steven Selden
  • p. 51
  • 4.
  • Higher education, globalization and the knowledge economy/
  • Michael Peters
  • p. 67
  • 5.
  • Training the imagination to go visiting/
  • Jean Barr
  • Morwenna Griffiths
  • p. 85
  • 6.
  • Sitting uneasily at the table/
  • Judyth Sachs
  • p. 100
  • 7.
  • Learning the language of deliberative democracy/
  • Jon Nixon
  • p. 114
  • 8.
  • Pedagogies of beginning/
  • Melanie Walker
  • p. 131
  • 9.
  • new media in an old institution : implementing change, containing the potential for transformation/
  • Rob Walker
  • p. 147
  • 10.
  • Under new management? : a critical history of managerialism in British universities/
  • Colin Bundy
  • p. 160
  • 11.
  • Beyond the impossibly good place : research and scholarship/
  • Melanie Walker
  • p. 178
  • Epilogue : reclaiming universities from a runaway world/
  • Ronald Barnett
  • p. 195
  • Index.
  • p. 209
Control code
MNUGA004521525-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 215 p.
Isbn
9780335213870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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