ERIC Number: EJ1073659
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 43
Accounting for a Sociological Life: Influences and Experiences on the Road from Welfarism to Neoliberalism
Ball, Stephen J.
British Journal of Sociology of Education, v36 n6 p817-831 2015
This is an attempt to review what I am now. To give some coherence to an incoherent academic life, written against the background of profound changes is what it means to be an academic. The paper begins in a welfare state primary school and ends in a global neoliberal university.
Descriptors: Neoliberalism, Global Education, Social Systems, College Faculty, Teacher Attitudes, Welfare Services, Foreign Countries, Personal Narratives, Social Change, Educational Change, Universities
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom