The Research Game In Academic Life

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McGraw-Hill Education (UK), Oct 1, 2006 - Education - 184 pages
This book provides an overview of the changing policies of funding and evaluating university research during the last twenty years and analyses how this has impacted on the status and hierarchical positioning of universities in the United Kingdom.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction
1
Chapter 2 Globalization International Competition and the International Research Game
7
setting the agenda of the national research game
29
the game of reflexivity
53
the game of reputation and resources
73
the game of research struggles strategies and stakes
95
the game of publications and priorities
133
Chapter 8 The Future of the Academic Research Game
165
Bibliography
172
Index
179
Back cover
189
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Lisa Lucas is a lecturer in the Graduate School of Education at the University of Bristol. She has researched extensively into issues within Higher Education, particularly the impact of research and evaluation funding policies across different national systems and the link between research and teaching in academic work.

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