Student protests and organised labour: Developing a research agenda for mobilisation in late neoliberalism

  title={Student protests and organised labour: Developing a research agenda for mobilisation in late neoliberalism},
  author={Didem T{\"u}rkoğlu},
  journal={Current Sociology},
  pages={1017 - 997}
Students have a long history of protesting the introduction or rise of tuition fees. However, political parties do not often endorse their demands. Even the centre-left, which is known for its redistributive policies, does not necessarily ally itself with the student opposition to fees. In this article, the author focuses on the impact of social movement–organised labour alliances on the opposition of political parties to government policy. The author argues that such alliances have a unique… 
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