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Understanding College and University Organization: Theories for Effective Policy and Practice, Volume IIStylus Publishing 2007; US$ 31.99
Now available in paperback, this two-volume work is intended to help readers develop powerful new ways of thinking about organizational principles, and apply them to policy-making and management in colleges and universities.The book is written with two audiences in mind: administrative and faculty leaders in institutions of higher learning, and students... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2009; US$ 40.00
Examines how universities, as increasingly autonomous organizations, are subject to forms of global governance that rely on private and peer-processes rather than legal command and compliance. This book explores the growing influence of global regulatory governance - governmental and private - on universities and national higher education systems. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 44.99
As ironic as it may seem, very few academic leaders have had any formal training in academic administration, or in any kind of administration at all. For the most part, academic administrators learn on the job. They also seek advice wherever they can get it. The purpose of this book is to offer such advice. more...
- Wiley 2015; US$ 45.00
A clear, systematic road map to effective campus leadership development Building Academic Leadership Capacity gives institutions the knowledge they need to invest in the next generation of academic leaders. With a clear, generalizable, systematic approach, this book provides insight into the elements of successful academic leadership and the training... more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 59.95
Was ist gute Lehre? Wie kann man Hochschuldozierende wissenschaftlich fundiert weiterbilden? Immanuel Ulrich konzeptionierte eine wissenschaftliche Weiterbildung und erprobte sie in der Praxis: 79 Lehrende mit ihren 3.183 Studierenden aus geistes-, sozial- und naturwissenschaftlichen Fachbereichen der Freien Universität nahmen an der anderthalbjährigen... more...
- W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2011; US$ 21.24
The study text bridges the gap between theory and practice within adult education and informs about the most important theories and their practical relevance. It presents different common theoretical approaches, categorises them according to their origins and scope and points out their importance for the planning and design of educational provision.... more...
- BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2010; US$ 37.35
Hochschulen sind schon lange keine Elfenbeintürme mehr. Sie stehen vielmehr im Lichte der Öffentlichkeit und sind mit zahlreichen Erwartungen und Ansprüchen konfrontiert. Transparenz und eine Rechenschaftspflicht gegenüber der Öffentlichkeit sind Bestandteile der gesellschaftlichen Verantwortung von Hochschulen. Die vorliegende Studie beleuchtet konzeptionelle... more...
From "loose Coupling" To "tight Management"? Making Sense Of The Changing Landscape In Management And Organization TheoryEmerald Group Publishing Limited 2002; US$ 199.00
Two decades ago, Allison (1984) wrote an article asking whether public administration and business administration were ??fundamentally alike in all unimportant respects?? (the answer was a qualified yes and no). This special issue of the Journal of Education Administration began with a similarly broad question concerning changes in organizational thought... more...
- Springer 2007; US$ 69.99
Higher education finances lie at the crossroads in many Western countries. This book discusses the political and social controversy associated with most forms of cost-sharing, particularly with tuition fees. It covers important issues in terms of the context of social policy, such as the role of families and students. more...