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Competitive Individualism

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on February 11, 2012 at 7:11:57 pm

The concept of competitive individualism is central within a neoliberal system.


Foucault’s governmentality



What individualism means and how it developed



Margaret Thatcher: Free Society Speech (1975)


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Olssen, Mark and Peters, Michael A. (2005) Neoliberalism, higher education and the knowledge economy: from the free market to knowledge capitalism. Journal of Education Policy,  20(3), 313-345.

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