|aIntroduction: The language of neoliberal education -- Neoliberalism's war on democracy -- Dystopian education in a neoliberal society -- At the limits of neoliberal higher education: global youth resistance and the American/British divide -- Intellectual violence in the age of gated intellectuals: critical pedagogy and a return to the political -- On the urgency for public intellectuals in the academy -- The promise of education in difficult times reading against fascism in the age of Trump -- Higher education, neoliberalism, and the politics of disposability -- Conclusion: Higher education and the threat of neoliberal fascism.
|aGiroux exposes the corporate forces at play and charts a clear-minded and inspired course of action out of the shadows of market-driven education policy. Championing the youth around the globe who have dared to resist the bartering of their future, he calls upon public intellectuals--as well as all people concerned about the future of democracy--to speak out and defend the university as a site of critical learning and democratic promise. In this updated edition, Giroux puts all of this into the context of the Trump era, arguing that education remains a key battleground for the fight against authoritarianism. - Amazon.com.
|aEducation, Higher|xPolitical aspects|zUnited States.
|aEducation, Higher|xEconomic aspects|zUnited States.