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The ‘transferable skills’ paradigm is cover for the creation of transferable people

Power, Nina (2015) The ‘transferable skills’ paradigm is cover for the creation of transferable people. British Politics and Policy at LSE (13 Apr 2015). Website.

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Abstract

The increasingly precariousness of contemporary employment, as well as the demands placed upon education by governments, management and employers have meant that transferable skills – or really, the ability to move between various forms of insecure employment at short notice – are a cover story for the creation of transferable people, says Nina Power.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy
Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 06 Apr 2017 09:57
Last Modified: 05 Aug 2020 23:19
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/72784

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