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Critical University Studies

Acquisitions Editor: Greg Britton

Series Editors: Jeffrey J. Williams and Christopher Newfield

Books that turn a cold eye on higher education to show how it is a site of struggle between private commercial interests and public ones. They analyze how the institution of higher education is an instrument of its social structure -- reinforcing class, race, and gender discrimination -- rather than a tool to alleviate it.

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Reparative Universities
Why Diversity Alone Won't Solve Racism in Higher Ed

Ariana González Stokas

Publication Date: March 28, 2023
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Unsettling the University
Confronting the Colonial Foundations of US Higher Education

Sharon Stein

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Lean Semesters
How Higher Education Reproduces Inequity

Sekile M. Nzinga

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The Future of Academic Freedom

Henry Reichman
foreword by Joan Wallach Scott

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The Great Mistake
How We Wrecked Public Universities and How We Can Fix Them

Christopher Newfield

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A Fractured Profession
Commercialism and Conflict in Academic Science

David R. Johnson

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The Branding of the American Mind
How Universities Capture, Manage, and Monetize Intellectual Property and Why It Matters

Jacob H. Rooksby

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