Tuition fees and the neoliberal university: Responding to the 2017 Higher Education and Research Act

Journal: 
Issue: 
Autumn/Winter 2017
Author(s): 

Labour’s manifesto commitment to abolish university tuition fees has sometimes been criticised as a ‘bribe’ to young voters and the middle classes. But the proposals are far more progressive than our existing fees system in England, and present a moral alternative to a narrowly neoliberal view of the value of learning.

PDF of article:
£4.17

Subscribers to Renewal can access this article for free. If you are already a subscriber please login to your account to read the article.

Subscribe to Renewal

Renewal: a journal of social democracy, Volume 25 No 3/4