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Legal education in the corporate university

Thornton, Margaret

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State disinvestment in higher education has been a notable characteristic of neoliberalism all over the world, and the corporatization of universities has been the typical response. It has led to a proliferation of law schools with students paying high fees. Corporatization has also engendered a culture of relentless competition between universities, which manifests itself in league tables and rankings. The pursuit of prestige has compelled law schools to prioritize research over teaching,...[Show more]

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Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/76007
Source: Annual Review of Law and Social Science
DOI: 10.1146/annurev-lawsocsci-110413-030714

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