Editorial: The Marketization of Higher Education: The State of the Union Between the Student as Consumer and the Free Market

Chris Howard*, Carl Senior, Edward J. Stupple, Andrew Corcoran, Yasuhiro Igarashi

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Original languageEnglish
Article number932122
JournalFrontiers in Psychology
Publication statusPublished - 5 Jul 2022

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  • Psychology
  • marketization
  • higher education
  • quantitative and qualitative
  • Lacan (Jacques)
  • free market capitalism
  • student as consumer

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