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On the abolition of academic labour: the relationship between intellectual workers and mass intellectuality.
(tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique, 2014)
This article analyses the ways in which academic labour as a productive activity is subsumed inside the circuits and cycles of finance capital. These circuits are redefining universities as transnational associations of ...
The Alienated Academic: the Struggle for Autonomy Inside the University
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2018-10)
Higher education is increasingly unable to engage usefully with global emergencies, as its functions are repurposed for value. Discourses of entrepreneurship, impact and excellence, realised through competition and the ...
On autonomy and the technological abolition of academic labour
As the global higher education sector is re-engineered through real subsumption inside the logic of competition, academic labour is increasingly proletarianised through the desperate search for relative surplus value. As ...