ERIC Number: EJ601754
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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The Kept University.
Press, Eyal; Washburn, Jennifer
Atlantic Monthly, v285 n3 p39-42,44-52,54 Mar 2000
Examines the trend of increasing collaboration between American universities and corporations, including issues such as the academic-industrial complex, secrecy and science, the university as a business/commercial enterprise, who controls the research agenda, downsizing the humanities, and on-line marketing of course material. Expresses concerns about corporate creation and commercialization of knowledge and universities behaving like for-profit companies. (DB)
Descriptors: Corporate Support, Educational Trends, Entrepreneurship, Higher Education, Institutional Role, Intellectual Property, Partnerships in Education, Private Financial Support, Privatization, School Business Relationship, Trend Analysis
Atlantic Monthly Group, 77 N. Washington St., Boston, MA 02114; Tel: 617-854-7700 (Subscription: 1 year, $17.94).
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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