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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (2): 139–164.
Published: 01 July 2005
... in American society: neoliberalism, religious fundamentalism, militarism and educational conformism. All these fundamentalisms will be accentuated with the reelection of George W. Bush, and most of the democratic gains of the last century will be rolled back. In opposition to this rising tide...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (3): 339–358.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Kenneth J. Saltman This article discusses how neoliberal and neoconservative ideologies, policies, and political projects inform the changing nature of educational privatization efforts by the right wing. It contends that these projects, which are global in nature, threaten the development of forms...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (1): 111–125.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Phil Graham; Michael Dezuanni; Andy Arthurs; Greg Hearn In this essay we argue that a Deweyan experience economy will best support the higher education (HE) sector in the future, and we draw a contrast between that economy and the sector’s current focus on informational concerns, as expressed...
Published: 01 March 2020
Figure 1 Brainstorming class at Creative Education Foundation in Buffalo, ca. 1955. Creative Education Foundation, Scituate, MA. More
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (3): 329–345.
Published: 01 November 2015
... that the university is undergoing a major identity crisis. What many of these analyses fail to recognize is the underlying educational logic at work in higher education—a logic that informs both conservative and progressive analyses of the university. Building on the work of Giorgio Agamben, we present a critical...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (3): 348–369.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Max Haiven This article is a contribution to critiques of the mainstream trends in financial literacy education and argues that they typically produce a profound financial illiteracy by obfuscating the systemic and structural dimensions of debt, financial hardship, and the patterns...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (3): 315–330.
Published: 01 November 2019
... facilitated courses with revolutionary content, and they fostered modes of study in these courses that were radically alternative to the education-based mode of study. Contributing my concept of “modes of study,” I offer guidance for revolutionary movements on the terrain of universities today. Through...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (3): 354–371.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Sarah R. Davies The maker movement has risen to recent public prominence, imagined by governments, industry, and educators as leading to economic growth. This article examines this movement through analysis of the figure of the hacker and the way in which scientific citizenship is represented...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 246–259.
Published: 01 July 2015
.... Durational factors manifest in issues of health, education, governance, and data. Consumption facilitates the politics of resource and territorial management; technology controls communication and transmission of energy at its base forms into the complexities of every facet of life. Living in a dromoeconomy...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (2): 173–193.
Published: 01 July 2022
...Max Haiven; Aris Komporozos-Athanasiou Abstract Financialization is transforming social subjects and institutions, including the university. This article explores overlooked links between the financialization of public postsecondary education on both sides of the North Atlantic and the ongoing...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (2): 181–199.
Published: 01 July 2010
... work simplifies complex modern society and ends up in an unmediated politics of education. The article expounds thereby the Janus-faced nature of Stiegler's engagements: an excellent philosophical reflection on contemporary technology, on the one hand, a technologically determinist (and rather...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 233–252.
Published: 01 July 2012
... place in Beijing's primary schools and high schools over the past few years and shows how this new ideology has disrupted humane and civic education and brought the entire nation into a norm of instrumental mentality. Since pragmatism and pluralism are inherent in the ideology of development...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (1): 5–22.
Published: 01 March 2005
... of 1968, but we have little understanding of their often subterranean influence on the shape of cultural politics since the 1970s. This essay examines the historical case, and then tries to chart the path of Mao’s influence on educational reform, cultural and community activism, and legislative change...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 95–108.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Derek R. Ford; Tyson E. Lewis As social movements amplify across the globe, activists and researchers are increasingly interested in the pedagogies of revolutionary transformation. To provide a rich resource for political educators and organizers, this article formulates what we call an (un...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (3): 317–328.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Leora Farber This paper explores ways in which difference is grafted into/onto skin, with reference to a selected series of photographic prints. These prints form part of a larger body of artwork and an educational program and research project, titled Dis-location/Re-location. The project...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 48–54.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., and unmitigated exploitation of technical and ecological resources. The challenge is to build a future of public health, wealth, education, and environmental justice. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 COVID-19 coronavirus new normal fatalism imagination Pessimism of the intellect...
Published: 01 November 2022
Figures 8–10 Chinese School Lessons , first exhibited at Chan Hampe Galleries (Singapore) in 2012, is a series that takes as its focus the Chinese school students’ activism and the educational reforms affecting Chinese medium schools in Singapore during the 1950s and 1960s. Courtesy More
Published: 01 July 2017
with Lenape peoples, ecologists, educators, and technologists. We ask ourselves: How can we expand knowledge of indigenous Manhattan? What does a sustainable indigenous future look like? More
Published: 01 November 2013
, other unofficial and spontaneous additions to the festival's sanctioned street art appeared, evidence of public activism and subcultural activity in a state with one of India's highest literacy rates, which itself is a product of the state's Communist education policies. Photograph courtesy More
Published: 01 March 2013
Figure 7   Village elementary schools and the so-called substitute teachers, who have no official qualification and receive meager payment, were once the pillars of the basic education in rural areas. In the 1990s, there were more than 3 million rural substitute teachers. However, toward the end More