Article | Confero: Essays on Education, Philosophy and Politics | Alienation and Precarious Contract Academic Staff in the Age of Neoliberalism

Title:
Alienation and Precarious Contract Academic Staff in the Age of Neoliberalism
Author:
Kane Xavier Faucher: Faculty of Information and Media Studies, Western University, Canada
DOI:
10.3384/confero.2001-4562.141007a
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2014
Volume:
2
Issue:
1
Pages:
35-71
No. of pages:
37
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2014-10-13


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Volume 2, Issue: 1, Article 3, 2014

Author:
Kane Xavier Faucher
Title:
Alienation and Precarious Contract Academic Staff in the Age of Neoliberalism:
DOI:
10.3384/confero.2001-4562.141007a
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  • Volume 2, Issue: 1, Article 3, 2014

    Author:
    Kane Xavier Faucher
    Title:
    Alienation and Precarious Contract Academic Staff in the Age of Neoliberalism:
    DOI:
    10.3384/confero.2001-4562.141007a
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