This set of articles discusses and investigates the conditions and situation of Public Universities in 14 countries around the globe. It analyzes the productivist model created for the public university in an era of withdrawal and lack of political and institutional support. It discusses the loss of self-assessment criteria of the academics and their universities, their submission to the quantometric evaluation system that is inadequate d unfair, and it proposes the organization of a global academical joint action to defend and restore in their position the public university and higher education, fighting for its essential role in social development.
Halffman, W., Radder, H., Lacroix, M., Brown, M. B., Dagnino, R., de Oliveira, M. B., ... Radder, H. (2018). Respuestas internacionales al Manifiesto Académico: Informes desde 14 países
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