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  • The Hallmark Universityby Paul Temple

    Institute of Education Press 2014; US$ 41.95

    This book brings together and analyses recent research findings relevant to university and college management, both empirical and theoretical, and places them in the context of existing ideas about the management of the modern university, and the policy frameworks within which they operate. more...

  • The Stress of Change: Testing the Resilience of Institutionsby Martin Kramer

    Wiley 2015; US$ 29.00

    Colleges and universities have administrative and governance arrangements that can come to terms with change. These can come into play to interpret and modulate change and to allow necessary adjustments through participatory processes. But the capacity of these mechanisms to preserve and protect the institution is not ordinarily all that visible. Gradual... more...

  • Developing Tomorrow's Leadersby Pamela L. Eddy; Debbie L. Sydow; Richard L. Alfred; Regina L. Garza-Mitchell

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 25.99

    Developing Tomorrow's Leaders provides a template for leadership development in the community college sector. The theme of the book focuses on the need to move beyond hierarchical leadership to networked leadership that taps talent throughout the institution. more...

  • Hochschulsteuerung im Spannungsfeld interner und externer Anforderungenby Syncwork (AG)

    Verlag und Datenbank für Geisteswissenschaften - VDG Weimar 2010; US$ 13.96

    Die deutsche Wissenschaftslandschaft befindet sich im Umbruch. Neben den Studienreformen und den Veränderungen der Forschungslandschaft in Folge der Exzellenzinitiative haben Maßnahmen der Binnenmodernisierung (Finanz- und Rechnungssysteme, Organisations- und Steuerungsstrukturen) hohe Priorität. Weiterhin sind die Neuordnung der Außenverhältnisse... more...

  • Leading for Changeby Jonathan Jansen

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    This book offers new theoretical ground for thinking about, and transforming, leadership and higher education worldwide. Through an examination of the construct of intimacy and ?nearness?, including emotional, spiritual, psychic, intellectual, and physical closeness, Jonathan Jansen demonstrates its power to influence positive leadership in young... more...

  • Managing Educational Development Projectsby Carole Baume; Paul Martin; Mantz Yorke

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 72.95

    Educational development is a major issue for higher education institutions (HEIs). It constitutes a major part of the research work of many academics. This practical volume, written by experienced practitioners in the field, is a guide to successfully managing an educational development project. more...

  • Sustaining change in universitiesby Burton R. Clark

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 53.00

    This is the central question addressed by Burton R. Clark in this significant new volume which greatly extends the case studies and concepts presented in his 1998 book, Creating Entrepreneurial Universities. The new volume draws on case studies of fourteen proactive institutions in the UK, Europe, Australia, Latin America, Africa, and the United States... more...

  • Managing Colleges and Universitiesby Allan M. Hoffman; Randal W. Summers

    Greenwood Publishing Group 2000; US$ 132.00

    This work offers a conceptual framework and practical approaches relevant to leadership issues in higher education. It focuses on everyday operational problems and provides the reader with guidelines for action. more...

  • Managing Good Governance in Higher Educationby Michael Shattock

    McGraw-Hill Education 2006; US$ 55.00

    How has university governance changed and developed over the last quarter of a century? This book addresses university governance as extending throughout an institution from the governing body to senates/academic boards and the organs of governance at faculty and departmental levels. more...

  • Managing Crisisby David Warner

    McGraw-Hill Education 2003; US$ 51.00

    Intended for managers working within UK Higher Education Policy, this book contains a series of institutional case-studies prepared by a number of senior academic managers. These case-studies identify the nature of the crisis, describe the action taken to resolve it, and consider the lasting consequences. more...