Why We Should Fear University, Inc.

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This orderliness is just a secondary symptom of a more pernicious trend: the creeping corporatism of the American university. I don’t mean the literal corporations that are taking over more and more of the physical space of universities — the Starbucks outpost, the Barnes & Noble as campus bookstore, the Visa card that you use to buy meals at the dining hall….   This explicit corporate invasion is not exactly what I mean.Continue reading the main story.  Read more: Why We Should Fear University, Inc. – The New York Times