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Language: en
Pages: 322
Authors: Catherine Paradeise, Emanuela Reale, Ivar Bleiklie, Ewan Ferlie
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-02-07 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Higher education reforms have been on the agenda of Western European countries for 25 years, trying to deal with self governed professional bureaucracies politically weakened by massification when an emerging common understanding enhanced their role as major actors in knowledge based economies. While university systems are deeply embedded in national
International Trends in University Governance
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Michael Shattock
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Governance is becoming increasingly important in universities just as it is in the wider world of commerce and banking. Historically, universities were run by their academic communities but as mass higher education has taken root, as university research has become a critical element in national economies and as the demand
The Status of Student Involvement in University Governance in Kenya
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Mulinge, Munyae M., Arasa, Josephine N.
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-05 - Publisher: CODESRIA

This book examines the concept of the democratization of governance in universities in Kenya with particular emphasis on students involvement in governance processes and decision making. Data were collected from members of the student community utilizing a structured self-administered questionnaire and from purposively selected key informants and focus group discussants
Assessing University Governance and Policies in Relation to the COVID-19 Pandemic
Language: en
Pages: 339
Authors: Alaali, Mansoor A.
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-10 - Publisher: IGI Global

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, universities around the globe have taken numerous extraordinary measures and implemented many changes to their strategic, operational, and academic activities. Currently, there is a transformation taking place from the emergency decision-making in the early stages of the pandemic towards reflection and resolution on how
University Governance and Academic Leadership in the EU and China
Language: en
Pages: 369
Authors: Zhu, Chang, Zayim-Kurtay, Merve
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-22 - Publisher: IGI Global

Institutions of higher education across the world are expected to contribute to the resolution of economic, social, and environmental problems and to respond to them. However, in order to meet these expectations, universities need to have a strong sense of university governance to provide academics and researchers with a high