Higher Education And Corporate Realities

Higher Education And Corporate Realities

by Phillip Brown, Richard Scase
     
 

ISBN-10: 1857281039

ISBN-13: 9781857281033

Pub. Date: 06/30/1994

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A new approach to the analysis of cultural reproduction focusing on the impact of economic change. The book demonstrates the reinforcement of cultural stereotypes in recruitment caused by interaction between corporate restructuring and the education system.; This book is intended for academics, postgraduates and advanced undergraduates in sociology with an interest

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A new approach to the analysis of cultural reproduction focusing on the impact of economic change. The book demonstrates the reinforcement of cultural stereotypes in recruitment caused by interaction between corporate restructuring and the education system.; This book is intended for academics, postgraduates and advanced undergraduates in sociology with an interest in the sociology of work and the sociology of education as well as researchers and students within human resource management and cultural studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781857281033
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/30/1994
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Authors
Preface
Acknowledgements
1Organizational change and managerial careers1
2Education, recruitment and changing patterns of cultural reproduction15
3Higher education and the regulation of talent32
4Social divisions of learning55
5Student orientations to work and careers86
6The adaptive paradigm and employer recruitment strategies116
7Graduates in employment: coming to terms with changing corporate realities146
8Mass higher education and the collapse of bureaucratic work?164
References181
Index191

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