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Transnational influences on values and practices in Nordic educational leadership : Is there a Nordic model?

Author: Lejf Moos
Publisher: Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, [2013] ©2013
Series: Studies in educational leadership, volume 19.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book explores to what extent transnational influences change national/local values and practices in the Nordic educational systems. It provides country cases and thematic chapters that give nuanced insights into the influence of transnational agencies on national governance and discourses. It describes how national discourses and regulation influences school leadership values, culture and practice, in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Transnational influences on values and practices in Nordic educational leadership.
Dordrecht : Springer, [2013]
(OCoLC)842901140
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lejf Moos
ISBN: 9789400762268 9400762267 1299701965 9781299701960
OCLC Number: 834480993
Description: 1 online resource (228 pages).
Contents: Country Cases. Denmark: New Links Between Education and Economics / Lejf Moos [and others] --
Educational Leadership in Finland or Building a Nation with Bildung / Michael Uljens, Cilla Nyman --
Transnational Influence and Educational Policy in Iceland / Börkur Hansen --
Norway: Centralisation and Decentralisation as Twin Reform Strategies / Jorunn Møller, Guri Skedsmo --
Sweden: Centralisation and Decentralisation as Implementation Strategies / Mikael Holmgren, Olof Johansson, Elisabet Nihlfors --
Thematic Chapters. Independent Schools in Different Nordic Contexts: Implications for School Leadership? / Pia Skott, Klaus Kasper Kofod --
Leadership for Democracy / Lejf Moos [and others] --
The Professionalisation of Nordic School Leadership / Michael Uljens [and others] --
Successful Nordic School Leadership / Lejf Moos, Olof Johansson, Guri Skedsmo --
Local Decisions Under Central Watch: A Nordic Quality Assurance System / Olof Johansson [and others] --
The Nordic Superintendents' Leadership Roles: Cross-National Comparison / Elisabet Nihlfors [and others] --
Postlude: Wrap Up of the Argument / Lejf Moos.
Series Title: Studies in educational leadership, volume 19.
Responsibility: Lejf Moos, editor.
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This book explores transnational influences on local values and practices in Nordic educational systems, offering country cases that show how national discourses and regulation influence values,  Read more...

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