Monthly Archives: March 2009

"Mission and Money - Understanding the University" - book cover

Definitely not for loss


Mission and Money: Understanding the University, by Burton A. Weisbrod, Jeffrey P. Ballou, and Evelyn D. Asch. (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008)

"The Exchange University" - book cover

Grappling with Academic Capitalism in Canadian Universities


With the academic culture changing and managerialism threatening collegiality, can academics defect from “corporatization’’ by defining their knowledge as a public good? A review of: The Exchange University: Corporatization of Academic Culture Adrienne S. Chan and Donald Fisher, eds. (UBC Press, 2008)