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Privatising the public university

Margaret Thornton

Privatising the public university

the case of law

by Margaret Thornton

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Published by Routledge in Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform / General,
  • Study and teaching,
  • EDUCATION / Higher,
  • EDUCATION / Administration / General,
  • Law,
  • Law schools

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMargaret Thornton
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK100 .T486 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24847457M
    ISBN 109780415677899
    LC Control Number2011009026

      In his new book, In Defense of Public Lands: The Case against Privatization and Transfer (Temple University Press), Steven Davis, political science professor at Edgewood College in Madison, Wisconsin, takes on the “privatizers.” His book is an even-handed and thorough look at public lands in the United States. Privatization, transfer of government services or assets to the private sector. State-owned assets may be sold to private owners, or statutory restrictions on competition between privately and publicly owned enterprises may be lifted. Services formerly provided by government may be contracted out.

    Privatization (or privatisation in British English) can mean different things including moving something from the public sector into the private is also sometimes used as a synonym for deregulation when a heavily regulated private company or industry becomes less regulated. Government functions and services may also be privatised (which may also be known as "franchising" or "out. T1 - Privatising the public. T2 - Marketisation as a strategy in public university transformation. AU - Munene, Ishmael I. PY - /3/1. Y1 - /3/1. N2 - In this study, the transformation of a Kenyan public university through marketisation and privatisation was investigated qualitatively.

      In the US and UK public university tuition has risen so high that the universities have in effect been privatized. When I went to college there was no such thing as student loans. In-state tuition was nominal, and colleges provided inexpensive housing and meals. Most students in state universities were residents of the state.   Public goods are a commodity or service that is provided without profit to all members of a society. In order for a good to qualify as being a public good, it must have two defining.


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Privatising the Public University: The Case of Law is the first full-length critical study examining the impact of the dramatic reforms that have swept through universities over the last two decades.

Drawing on extensive research and interviews in Australia, New Zealand, the UK and Canada, Margaret Thornton considers the impact of the market on students, academics and law schools, documenting. Description - Privatising the Public University: The Case of Law by Margaret Thornton Privatising the Public University: The Case of Law is the first full-length critical study examining the impact of the dramatic reforms that have swept through universities over the last two decades.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Margaret Thornton. With public colleges and universities facing substantial budget cuts and increased calls for accountability, more institutions now rely on private revenue streams for support.

As market-driven policies and behaviors become more commonplace, some cautious critics sound the alarm, while others watching the bottom line cheer. Book Launch: Privatising the Public University The Case of Law by Margaret Thornton Chief Justice Robert French AC 4 OctoberAustralian National University, Canberra It would be an interesting exercise to put to a range of university students today the.

The NTEU is proud to begin the iteration of the NTEU Seminar Series with a seminar delivered by Professor Margaret Thornton on privatising the public university. Emerita Professor Margaret Thornton (FASSA, FAAL) is Professor of Law and ANU Public Policy Fellow at the ANU. Her research spans discrimination law, feminist legal theory, legal education, legal profession and.

Privatising the Public University: The Case of Law. By Margaret Thornton. Routledge, 0pp, £ ISBN Published 12 September   The state of affairs in most State-level public universities turned even more dire.

The immediate consequence of this trajectory was a further widening of the existing asymmetry in the public education system; the burden of providing quality and accessible education fell on a few leading institutions that required an increase in funding simply.

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Privatising Justice takes a broad historical view of the role of the private sector in the British state, from private policing and mercenaries in the eighteenth century to the modern rise of the private security industry in armed conflict, policing and the penal system.

The development of the welfare state is seen as central to the decline of what the authors call 'old privatisation'. Margaret Thornton’s profile on The Conversation. Professor of Law at the ANU who was formerly Professor of Law and Legal Studies at La Trobe University, Melbourne (–) and Lecturer.

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Drawing on extensive research and interviews in Australia, New Zealand, the UK and Canada, Margaret Thornton considers the impact of the market on students, academics and law schools. Publications from this research include Privatising the Public University: The Case of Law (Routledge, ).

Her current ARC-funded research focuses on work/life balance in corporate law firms, particularly the gendered effects of globalisation, competition and technology.

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‘The essays in Privatising the State are among the most original, provocative, and useful assessments of the intersection of public and private power that I have read in the last decade. Hibou’s own contribution offers especially powerful challenges to the conventions of both neo-liberal and leftist discourse on globalisation and privatisation as the dominant international trend for the.

Granted, his new book, Privatization and the Public Good: Public Universities in the Balance, published this fall by Harvard Education Press, uses the term "crisis" to describe the situation and offers plenty of evidence of the fragility of the state, federal and institutional partnership that has traditionally undergirded public colleges and.ALA affirms that policymaking and management oversight of public libraries should remain securely in the public domain.

While outsourcing specific functions and operations of public libraries to an outside vendor or contractor is commonplace, the outsourcing of management to a private entity, or privatization, is controversial. The following resources can assist in navigating this complicated.Universal,comprehensive health care, equally available to all and disconnectedfrom income and the ability to pay, was the goal of the founders of theNational Health Service.

This book, by one of the NHS's most eloquentand passionate defenders, tells the story of how that ideal has beenprogressively eroded, and how the clock is being turned back to pre-NHSdays, when health care was a commodity 3/5(2).