The care‐less manager: gender, care and new managerialism in higher education

  title={The care‐less manager: gender, care and new managerialism in higher education},
  author={Bernie Grummell and Dympna Devine and Kathleen Lynch},
  journal={Gender and Education},
  pages={191 - 208}
While there has always been a profound indifference to the affective domain in formal education, given its Cartesian allegiance to the development of the rational autonomous subject, this indifference to the emotional subject is intensifying with the glorification of performativity. As higher education is especially subject to performance measurement and rankings, this study of top‐level management in Irish higher education shows that those who hold senior management posts are subjected… 

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