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  • Quality And Power In Higher Educationby Louise Morley

    McGraw-Hill Education 2003; US$ 57.00

    Examines the power relationships that organize and facilitate quality assurance in higher education. This title investigates power in terms of macro systems of accountability, surveillance and regulation, and is suitable for students and scholars of higher education policy and practice, and for university managers and policy-makers. 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...

  • Strategic Leadership of Change in Higher Educationby Stephanie Marshall

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 57.95

    Drawing on the current research base on the management of change, this book analyzes the key features in planning, delivery and monitoring the impact of planned change initiatives in higher education. Comparing and contrasting the findings of twenty-five action research high level corporate change management projects, the initiatives discussed include:... more...

  • Higher Education Management and Policyby OECD Publishing; Institutional Management in Higher Education

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2005; US$ 33.00

    This special issue of Higher Education Management and Policy features seven articles on entrepreneurship in universities. more...

  • Higher Education Management and Policyby OECD Publishing; Institutional Management in Higher Education

    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...

  • International Perspectives on the Governance of Higher Educationby Jeroen Huisman

    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...

  • Entrepreneurialism in Universities and the Knowledge Economyby Michael Shattock

    McGraw-Hill Education 2008; US$ 57.00

    How entrepreneurial are European universities? Perhaps more than is generally realised. What are the factors that encourage entrepreneurialism to flourish in research, technology transfer, teaching, regional engagement and internationalization? How do different kinds of HEIs - comprehensive, specialist, regional or private - address these issues? What... more...

  • A Practical Guide to University and College Managementby Steve Denton; Sally Brown

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 50.95

    Written for Higher Education managers and administrators, A Practical Guide to University and College Management is a highly accessible text that offers practical guidance on how to manage the day-to-day life of universities. The authors take a proactive approach and offer a range of good practice examples and solutions, designed to resolve the... more...

  • Governing Universities Globallyby R. King

    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...