How Colleges Work: The Cybernetics of Academic Organization and Leadership / Edition 1

How Colleges Work: The Cybernetics of Academic Organization and Leadership / Edition 1

by Robert Birnbaum
     
 

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ISBN-10: 155542354X

ISBN-13: 9781555423544

Pub. Date: 07/28/1991

Publisher: Wiley

"One of the best theoretical and applied analyses of university academic organization and leadership in print. This book is significant because it is not only thoughtfully developed and based on careful reading of the extensive literature on leadership and governance, but it is also deliberately intended to enable the author to bridge the gap between theories of

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"One of the best theoretical and applied analyses of university academic organization and leadership in print. This book is significant because it is not only thoughtfully developed and based on careful reading of the extensive literature on leadership and governance, but it is also deliberately intended to enable the author to bridge the gap between theories of organization, on one hand, and practical application, on the other."
Journal of Higher Education

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555423544
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/28/1991
Series:
Higher and Adult Education Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
276,439
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Understanding Colleges and Universities as Organizations.

Models of Organizational Functioning.

Integrating the Models.

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