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Understanding College and University Organization: Theories for Effective Policy and Practice, Volume IStylus 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...
- Stylus Publishing 2011; US$ 19.99
What are the demands of being a dean? What leadership development do deans need as they progress through their academic careers? How are their responsibilities changing? What are institutions looking for in applicants? This book identifies the range of leadership skills required, and illuminates the process of building leadership capacity, by drawing... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 17.99
For Black women faculty members, as well as academic and student affairs administrators, this book delineates the skills needed, and the range of possible pathways, for attaining administrative positions in higher education. Through the use of a specially commissioned survey, this book begins by identifying the skills and knowledge that Black women... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 95.00
The fascination with the commercial value of research, coupled with the rise of neo-liberal 'new public management' in the public sector, has led to the rise of a managerial class in the university. These essays focus on the widespread use of business models and market principles that have undermined the autonomy of the professoriate. more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 29.00
The AACC competencies were initially developed to help provide guidance in developing community college leaders because of predictions of a leadership crisis in the two-year college sector. Since their creation, the competencies have been used to direct topics in leadership development programs and to guide future leaders about what skills are critical... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 62.95
First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...
- Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 29.99
Scarcely a week goes by without a headline about the unsustainability of higher education as we know it, under threat from new models, for-profits, or online education. Most threatened are small liberal arts colleges with commentators predicting the demise of colleges with fewer than 1,000, or even 1,500 students. Are these trends inevitable,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
Joining theory and practice, How Colleges Change unmasks problematic assumptions that change agents typically possess and provides research-based principles for approaching change. Framed by decades of research, this monumental book offers fresh insights into understanding, leading, and enacting change. more...