Title

A 'happy' coincidence: cognitive capitalism and well-being enhancement in schools

RIS ID

95756

Publication Details

Reveley, J. (2014). A 'happy' coincidence: cognitive capitalism and well-being enhancement in schools. In G. Lazaroiu (Eds.), Liber Amicorum: A Philosophical Conversation Among Friends (pp. 75-86). New York, United States: Addleton Academic Publishers.

Abstract

[extract] This chapter takes as its springboard the foregoing insightful observation by Tina Besley and Michael A. Peters. It reveals how psychologizing discourses and school-based training programs that stress happiness, self-improvement and well-being, align with an emergent socioeconomic formation: cognitive capitalism.

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Addleton Academic Publishers

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