The Rise of Survival Discourse in the Era of Therapisation and Neoliberalism

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Brunila, Kristiina (2014)
  • Publisher: Education Inquiry
  • Journal: Education Inquiry (issn: 2000-4508, eissn: 2000-4508)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3402/edui.v5.24044
  • Subject: 516 Educational sciences | Neoliberalism; Therapisation; Survival discourse; Education; Young people

The article focuses on how neoliberalism and therapisation are shaping perceptions of the problems faced by young people, particularly those considered ‘at risk’, and how young people as a consequence are identified. It argues that the alliance of neoliberalism and ther... View more
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