Swarthmore College

This is a bibliography drawn from a Zotero collection maintained by Timothy Burke, Rachel Sagner Buurma, and Andy Hines. It includes works used in the first-year seminar Why College? as well as works on the history of higher education, current policy debates on higher education, intellectual histories of the concept of “liberal arts”, and other materials of interest to the Aydelotte office in its research and ongoing conversation.

Indentured Students — Elizabeth Tandy Shermer
Making the world global: U.S. universities and the production of the global imaginary
Author – Isaac A. Kamola
Free Speech and Koch Money Manufacturing a Campus Culture War.
Author – Ralph Wilson
Power Despite Precarity Strategies forthe Contingent Faculty Movement in Higher Education.
Author – Joe Berry
Slavery and the University
Beyond Education
The Education Trap — Cristina Viviana Groeger
Permanent Crisis