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International perspectives on the governance of higher education : alternative frameworks for coordination

Author: Jeroen Huisman
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2009.
Series: International studies in higher education.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Essential reading for policy makers, institutional leaders, managers, advisors, and scholars in the field of higher education, 'The Governance of Higher Education' analyses how higher education systems of governance have evolved in recent years.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Cross-cultural studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
International perspectives on the governance of higher education.
New York : Routledge, 2009
(OCoLC)664316237
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeroen Huisman
ISBN: 9780415989336 0415989337 9780203883358 0203883357
OCLC Number: 212849693
Description: xxvi, 278 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Coming to terms with governance in higher education / Jeroen Huisman --
Governance in higher education: an analysis of the Italian experience / Gianfranco Rebora and Matteo Turri --
Governance in German higher education: competition versus negotiation of performance / Dominic Orr and Michael Jaeger --
Governing disciplines: reform and placation in the Austrian university system / Claudia Meister-Scheytt and Alan Scott --
Prometheus (on the) rebound? Freedom and the Danish steering system / Susan Wright and Jakob Williams Ørberg --
Reform policies and change processes in Europe / Catherine Paradeise [and others] --
Policy networks and research on higher education governance and policy / Lucia Padure and Glen A. Jones --
Effectiveness or economy? Policy drivers in UK higher education, 1985-2005 / Roger Brown --
Good governance and Australian higher education: an analysis of a neo-liberal decade / Leo Goedegebuure, Martin Hayden and V. Lynn Meek --
Viewing recent US governance reform whole: "decentralization" in a distinctive context / Michael K. McLendon and James C. Hearn --
Mapping out discourses in higher education governance / António M. Magalhães and Alberto Amaral --
Irish higher education and the knowledge economy / Kelly Coate and Iain Mac Labhrainn --
The effectiveness of a Dutch policy reform: academic responses to imposed changes / Harry F. De Boer --
The graduate system in transition: external Ph. D. researchers in a managerial context? Christine Teelken, Kees Boersma and Peter Groenewegen --
Governance and the autonomous university: changing institutional leadership in UK and Australian higher education / David N. Smith and Jonathan Adams.
Series Title: International studies in higher education.
Responsibility: edited by Jeroen Huisman.
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Suitable for policy makers, institutional leaders, and managers in the field of higher education, this book analyzes how the governance of higher education systems has evolved. It shows how the use  Read more...

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"This text provides an exceptionally detailed account of the evolutionary nature of university governance in a variety of national settings."--Journal for International and Global Studies

 
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