The Academic Manifesto: From an Occupied to a Public University

@inproceedings{Halffman2015TheAM,
  title={The Academic Manifesto: From an Occupied to a Public University},
  author={Willem Halffman and Hans Radder},
  booktitle={Minerva},
  year={2015}
}
Universities are occupied by management, a regime obsessed with 'accountability' through measurement, increased competition, efficiency, 'excellence', and misconceived economic salvation. Given the occupation's absurd side-effects, we ask ourselves how management has succeeded in taking over our precious universities. An alternative vision for the academic… CONTINUE READING