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Higher Education, Stratification, and Workforce Development

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Introduction
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    Chapter 2 Global Stratification in Higher Education
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    Chapter 3 Blurring Boundaries and Borders: Interlocks Between AAU Institutions and Transnational Corporations
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    Chapter 4 The Field Dynamics of Stratification Among US Research Universities: The Expansion of Federal Support for Academic Research, 2000–2008
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    Chapter 5 The Crème de la Crème: Stratification and Accumulative Advantage Within US Private Research Universities
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    Chapter 6 Patents and University Strategies in the Prestige Economy
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    Chapter 7 The Imaginators of English University Reform
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    Chapter 8 University Trustees and the Entrepreneurial University: Inner Circles, Interlocks, and Exchanges
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    Chapter 9 The New Prudent Man: Financial-Academic Capitalism and Inequality in Higher Education
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    Chapter 10 Accountability Regimes in Flagship Universities: How Strategic Planning Encourages Academic Capitalism
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    Chapter 11 Curriculum Trends in European Higher Education: The Pursuit of the Humboldtian University Ideas
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    Chapter 12 Shifts in German Internationalization: A New Space for Academic Capitalism
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    Chapter 13 Stratification and Vocationalization in Canadian Higher Education
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    Chapter 14 Positioning for Elite and Quasi-Elite Colleges and Universities in the United States: Parent and Student Strategies for “Maintaining Advantage” in New Economic and Postsecondary Context
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    Chapter 15 Humboldt Meets Schumpeter? Interpreting the ‘Entrepreneurial Turn’ in European Higher Education
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    Chapter 16 From Privatization (of the Expansion Era) to De-privatization (of the Contraction Era): A National Counter-Trend in a Global Context
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    Chapter 17 A State Theoretical Approach to Understanding Contest in Higher Education
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    Chapter 18 Conclusion
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Chapter title
The New Prudent Man: Financial-Academic Capitalism and Inequality in Higher Education
Chapter number 9
Book title
Higher Education, Stratification, and Workforce Development
Published by
Springer International Publishing, December 2015
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-21512-9_9
Book ISBNs
978-3-31-921511-2, 978-3-31-921512-9

Brendan Cantwell


Sheila Slaughter, Barrett Jay Taylor

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Unknown 18 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Lecturer 4 22%
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 11%
Researcher 2 11%
Student > Master 2 11%
Student > Bachelor 1 6%
Other 1 6%
Unknown 6 33%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 8 44%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 6%
Arts and Humanities 1 6%
Energy 1 6%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1 6%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 6 33%