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Author Washburn, Jennifer.

Title University, Inc. : the corporate corruption of American higher education / Jennifer Washburn.

Imprint New York : Basic Books, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    338.4337 WAS    Available
Description xx, 326 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A new kind of uprising at Berkeley -- The lessons of history -- The birth of the market-model U -- The republic of science in turmoil -- Are conflicts of interest hazardous to our health? -- The university as business -- Dreaming of Silicon Valley -- Paying more for less : the commercial squeeze on teaching & the humanities -- The path forward : preserving the public domain.
Subject Business and education -- United States.
Universities and colleges -- United States -- Administration.
ISBN 0465090516 (hardcover : alk. paper) : $26.00

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