Race, Structural Violence, and the Neoliberal University: The Challenges of Inhabitation

@inproceedings{Hamer2015RaceSV,
  title={Race, Structural Violence, and the Neoliberal University: The Challenges of Inhabitation},
  author={Jennifer F. Hamer and Clarence E. Lang},
  year={2015}
}
This article connects the existence of structural violence to neoliberalism, by which we mean the economic and social philosophy that imposes free-market fundamentalism on all human interactions. We argue that U.S. institutions of higher education reflect and reproduce racism and other forms of structural violence pervasive across society, requiring scholars to explicitly confront the effects of neoliberalism on college and university campuses. For scholars who study social inequalities, it is… CONTINUE READING
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