Articles by: John Holmwood

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Servitude for Students by John Holmwood

The moral crisis at the heart of the neoliberal university

Informit: Servitude for students

Australia's federal budget of May 2014 shows a familiarity on the part of the Liberal-National Coalition with the higher-education policies of its Conservative-Liberal Democrat counterpart in the United Kingdom. More specifically, it shows a familiarity with the Browne Report of 2010, which recommended the full marketisation of higher education in the United Kingdom and embraced the idea that it was a private benefit for which the beneficiaries should be charged and not a public good…