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- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2008; US$ 33.00
Introduction to the Special Issue: Higher Education and Regional Development. Note by the Editor. The Engagement of Higher Educational Institutions in Regional Development: An Overview of the Opportunities and Challenges. John Goddard and Jaana Puukka. Universities, Innovation and Regional Development: A View from the United States. Mark Drabenstott.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 62.95
The Higher Education Manager?s Handbook has been substantially updated and reflects important changes that have occurred since its first publication in 2004. In this new edition, Peter McCaffery continues to draw on a wealth of US and UK case studies based in innovative practice. The book offers counsel and guidance on all aspects of the manager?s... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
Higher education is in an unprecedented time of change and reform. To address these challenges, university leaders tend to focus on specific interventions and programs, but ignore the change processes and the contexts that would lead to success. Joining theory and practice, How Colleges Change unmasks problematic assumptions that change agents typically... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 62.95
This volume describes the experiences of a number of middle managers in higher and further education, describing how new developments have demanded new forms of leadership at the middle level of educational institutions. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 53.95
Despite deans playing critical roles in education, little is known about the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed for the job, or the practical dilemmas they face on an almost daily basis. Each chapter of this international collection opens the role up for examination and critique, developing a deeper understanding of what it means to be a dean,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95
Essential reading for policy makers, institutional leaders, managers, advisors, and scholars in the field of higher education, International Perspectives on the Governance of Higher Education analyzes how the governance of higher education systems has evolved in recent years. This volume is an authoritative overview with contributions from authors... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2009; US$ 54.99
This book considers two intriguing issues. One is an exploration of the characteristics that determine success and failure in the academy's top post. The second is more complex but equally crucial: What is the impact of presidents on the ideals of the university? How do presidential leadership, rhetoric, and action connect to the fundamental beliefs... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2010; US$ 35.99
This book sheds light on how presidents conduct the influence and power of their office, especially in the use of their pulpits, how they navigate issues of political correctness, and how they hold the center of the university together, in contentious times and against competing ideological forces. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2010; US$ 27.99
Most leaders of colleges and universities will take office with accompanying media celebration of their past records and future promise. Each will exit with a legacy. In Leadership Legacy Moments the author reflects upon the ideas, skills, and values that are essential to effective leadership so that a leader leaves behind a student body with great... more...