Academic Repression: Reflections from the Academic Industrial Complex

Be the first to review this product

Availability: Out of stock

$24.95

Quick Overview

Since 9/11, the Bush administration has pressured universities to hand over faculty, staff, and student work to be flagged for potential threats.

Academic Repression

Double click on above image to view full picture

Zoom Out
Zoom In

More Views

  • Academic Repression

Details

Numerous books have addressed the question of academic freedom over the years; this collection asks whether the concept of academic freedom still exists at all in the American university system. It addresses not only overt attacks on critical thinking, but also—following trends unfolding for decades—engages the broad socioeconomic determinants of academic culture. This edited anthology brings together prominent academics writing hard-hitting essays on free speech, culture wars, and academic freedom in a post-9/11 era. It's a powerful response to attacks on critical thinking in our universities by well-respected scholars and academics, including Joy James, Henry Giroux, Michael Parenti, Howard Zinn, Robert Jensen, Ward Churchill, and many more.

Additional Information

Author Peter McLaren (editor) / Steven Best (editor) / Anthony J. Nocella II (editor)
Publisher AK Press
Page Count 586pp
Publication Size 6 x 9
Publication Notes softcover
Publication Date February 2010
ISBN 978-1904859987

You may also be interested in the following product(s)

Recipes For Disaster: An Anarchist Cookbook

Recipes For Disaster: An Anarchist Cookbook

$14.95
The Coming Insurrection

The Coming Insurrection

$12.95
We Are an Image From the Future: The Greek Revolt of December 2008

We Are an Image From the Future: The Greek Revolt of December 2008

$17.00
On Anarchism

On Anarchism

$15.95

Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.