Higher education and creative economy in East Asia: Co(labor)ation and knowledge socialism in the creative university

Xiyuan ZHANG, Yodpet WORAPOT, Stefan REINDL, Hongjun TIAN, Minghan GOU, Zongchen LI, Siyu LIN, Ruijie SONG, Wenjing WANG, Petar JANDRIĆ, Liz JACKSON

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Abstract

This paper is a complete student-led, student-edited collective writing project (CWP) conducted virtually in Spring 2022 throughout the course Knowledge Socialism taught by professor Michael Peters for the Faculty of Education, Beijing Normal university. The CWP involves 4 international, 5 domestic Ph.D. students, and 2 senior Western scholars as reviewers, revealing their thoughts, arguments, understanding, and criticisms towards the creative economy status in East Asian countries (Japan and China mostly) higher education as reflected in the knowledge socialism narratives. Xiyuan as the lead author, co-editing with Woraport and Stefan, assigned each section to other authors and successfully devoted themself to organizing, proofreading, and revising the paper. Through a month of collective work, the final version of the paper elaborates on the contribution of East Asian creative universities and the economy as a whole to the knowledge socialism through co(labor)ation, with implications to the creative labors cultivation and shifted roles of students. Copyright © 2022 Philosophy of Education Society of Australasia.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEducational Philosophy and Theory
Early online date08 Aug 2022
DOIs
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 08 Aug 2022

Citation

Zhang, X., Yodpet, W., Reindl, S., Tian, H., Gou, M., Li, Z., . . . Jackson, L. (2022). Higher education and creative economy in East Asia: Co(labor)ation and knowledge socialism in the creative university. Educational Philosophy and Theory. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/00131857.2022.2106849

Keywords

  • Knowledge socialism
  • Creative economy
  • Creative university
  • Chinese higher education
  • Japanese higher education
  • Higher education in East Asia
  • Creative labor
  • Co(labor)ation

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