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Innovation, profit and the common good in higher education : the new alchemy / John Harpur.

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Author/Creator:
Harpur, John, 1958-
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2010
Imprint:
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Format:
  • Book
  • x, 310 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 276-306) and index.
Contents:
  • Prolegomenon: University ethics and the last of the lost resources.
  • Shopping in the Aula Maxima: Furniture for the masses
  • Atlantic mouse becomes celtic tiger: A new celtic world order?
  • Science and the universities: Shilling for a living?
  • The new Firing up the new alchemy: The furnace of innovation
  • Secrets: The future of the future university.
Summary:
"Exploring the current commercialisation and innovation policies in higher education, this book examines the the way in which higher education is being transformed to accommodate business methods"--Provided by publisher.
Series:
Issues in higher education series
Issues in higher education (New York, N.Y.)
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780230537873
0230537871

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