Take back higher education : race, youth, and the crisis of democracy in the post-Civil Rights Era / Henry A. Giroux and Susan Searls Giroux.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Giroux, Henry A.
Other Authors: Giroux, Susan Searls, 1968-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
Edition:1st ed.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : why taking back higher education matters
  • pt. 1: Pedagogy and the promise of democracy in the university. The post-9/11 university and the project of democracy
  • Academic culture, intellectual courage, and the crisis of politics in an era of permanent war
  • Cultural studies and critical pedagogy in the academy
  • pt. 2: Higher education and the politics of race. Race, rhetoric, and the contest over civic education
  • The return of the ivory tower : black educational exclusion in the post-civil rights era
  • pt. 3: Incorporating education and shredding the social contract. Youth, higher education, and the breaking of the social contract : toward the possibility of a democratic future
  • Neoliberalism goes to college : higher education in the new economy.