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Higher Education And Corporate Realities : Class, Culture And The Decline Of Graduate Careers - Phillip Brown

Higher Education And Corporate Realities

Class, Culture And The Decline Of Graduate Careers

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Published: 30th June 1994
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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.

Authors
Preface
Acknowledgements
Organizational change and managerial careersp. 1
Education, recruitment and changing patterns of cultural reproductionp. 15
Higher education and the regulation of talentp. 32
Social divisions of learningp. 55
Student orientations to work and careersp. 86
The adaptive paradigm and employer recruitment strategiesp. 116
Graduates in employment: coming to terms with changing corporate realitiesp. 146
Mass higher education and the collapse of bureaucratic work?p. 164
Referencesp. 181
Indexp. 191
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ISBN: 9781857281033
ISBN-10: 1857281039
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 30th June 1994
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 14.0  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.41
Edition Number: 1