President Eisenhower originally included 'academic' in the draft of his landmark, oft-quoted speech on the military-industrial-complex. Giroux tells why Eisenhower saw the academy as part of the famous complex - and how his warning was vitally prescient for 21st-century America. Giroux details the sweeping post-9/11 assault being waged on the academy by militarization, corporatization, and right-wing fundamentalists who increasingly view critical thought itself as a threat to the dominant political order. Giroux argues that ...

The University in Chains: Confronting the Military-Industrial-Academic Complex 2007, Paradigm Publishers, Boulder, CO

ISBN-13: 9781594514234

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The University in Chains: Confronting the Military-Industrial-Academic Complex 2007, Paradigm Publishers, Boulder, CO

ISBN-13: 9781594514227

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