Wise Moves in Hard Times: Creating & Managing Resilient Colleges & Universities / Edition 1

Wise Moves in Hard Times: Creating & Managing Resilient Colleges & Universities / Edition 1

by David W. Leslie, E. K. Fretwell, Jr.
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787901962

ISBN-13: 9780787901967

Pub. Date: 01/19/1996

Publisher: Wiley

Leslie and Fretwell have produced as good a book as I have seen in the timely field of higher education's response to it pervasive long-range financial dilemmas.
—D. Bruce Johnstone, university professor and former chancellor, State University of New York

Overview

Leslie and Fretwell have produced as good a book as I have seen in the timely field of higher education's response to it pervasive long-range financial dilemmas.
—D. Bruce Johnstone, university professor and former chancellor, State University of New York

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787901967
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/19/1996
Series:
Higher & Adult Education
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
298
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface xi

The Authors xxi

Part One: Hard Times

1 Common Lessons from Hard Times 3

2 Sources of Stress 29

3 Impact of Stress 53

Part Two: Searching for Solutions

4 Mission and Organization 77

5 Decisions and Conflict 107

6 Teaching and learning in a New Era 135

Part Three: Wise Moves

7 Analyzing the Institution’s Condition 165

8 Triage 195

9 Strategy and Realism: Promoting Enlightened Change 217

10 Resilience in Times of Fiscal Stress 245

11 Unfinished Business 277

References 289

Index 296

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