The Changing Face of Academic Life

Analytical and Comparative Perspectives

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ISBN: 978-1-349-35602-7 (Print) 978-0-230-24216-6 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-12

      Introduction

  3. Modernisation Processes and the Academic Profession

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 15-35

      The Academic Estate Revisited: Reflections on Academia’s Rapid Progress from the Capitoline Hill to the Tarpeian Rock

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      Pages 36-57

      New Public Management and the Academic Profession: the Rationalisation of Academic Work Revisited

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      Pages 58-77

      Markets and New Modes of Knowledge Production

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      Pages 78-95

      Policy Change and the Challenge to Academic Identities

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      Chapter

      Pages 96-113

      The Academic Professions in the Global Era

  4. Academic Profession and the Academic Workplace

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Pages 117-133

      Profession, Market and Organisation: How is Academia Regulated?

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      Pages 134-154

      The Organised Contradictions of Teaching and Research: Reshaping the Academic Profession

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      Pages 155-170

      Doctoral Education: Pressures for Change and Modernisation

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      Pages 171-192

      Work Allocation and Rewards in Shaping Academic Work

  5. Changing Employment Relations in Higher Education

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 193-193

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      Pages 195-217

      Employment Relations in Europe: a Comparative and Critical Review

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      Pages 218-247

      Changing Employment Relationships in North America: Academic Work in the United States, Canada and Mexico

  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 249-249

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      Chapter

      Pages 251-272

      Towards a T-shaped Profession: Academic Work and Career in the Knowledge Society

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 273-279