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Ulrike Kistner

Ulrike Kistner

    Something rank about ratings
    Something rank about ratings
    The only useful thing about university rankings is that they illuminate something essential about the contradictions that accompany the process of...
    University rankings buy into corporate thinking
    University rankings buy into corporate thinking
    The only useful thing about university rankings is that they illuminate something essential about the contradictions that accompany the process of...
    Humanities row displays bad ‘form’
    Humanities row displays bad ‘form’
    Mouse-clicking on "decolonising the humanities" is not the same as "hitting the panic button of academic freedom" — this...
    Under new management
    Under new management
    Let me start with a few observations from the rich sociographic field in which I work. The sense of wonder that sustains the desire to know turns...
    Recolonising the mind: The rise of African National Education
    Recolonising the mind: The rise of African National Education
    That "Africanisation" of higher education has been or should be the hallmark of post-apartheid higher education reform is an assumption that has a...
    The business of academe
    The business of academe
    While the pages of this supplement traditionally, at this time of the year, carry attractive offerings to bright-eyed students proudly entering the...