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The UCU strikes: a battle for the future of higher education

Smyth, Stewart (2018) The UCU strikes: a battle for the future of higher education. British Politics and Policy at LSE (27 Feb 2018). Website.

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What type of university system do we want? One with a casualised workforce and vice-chancellors who can claim they deserve exorbitant pay packages for running commercial organisations? Or one in which education is seen as a public good and its workforce - at all levels - is treated with the appropriate respect? It is this fundamental contradiction that lies behind the 2018 UCU strikes, writes Stewart Smyth.

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Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Date Deposited: 28 Jun 2018 15:01
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:06

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