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Title School administration : persistent dilemmas in preparation and practice / edited by Stephen L. Jacobson, Edward S. Hickcox, Robert B. Stevenson.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1996.


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Description xiv, 297 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-285) and index.
Contents Reforming the practice of educational administration through managing dilemmas / Larry Cuban -- Managing dilemmas in education : the tightrope walk of strategic choice in autonomous institutions / Ron Glatter -- Persistent dilemmas in administrative preparation and practices in underdeveloped and deveolping countries / Earle H. Newton -- Administering for diversity : dilemmas in multiethnic schools / James Ryan and Rouleen Wignall -- Suspended morality and the denial of ethics : how value relativism muddles the distinction between right and wrong in administrative decisions / Elizabeth Campbell -- Imagination and character in educational administration / Susan Sydor -- Monetary incentives and the reform of teacher compensation : a persistent organizational dilemma / Stephen L. Jacobson -- Performance related pay and professional development / Harry Tomlinson -- Equity and efficiency : tensions in school-based management in England and Wales / Tim Simkins -- Principles' dilemmas : intraorganizational demands and environmental boundary spanning activities / Jack Y. L. Lam -- New principals' experiences with leadership : crossing the cultural boundary / Robert B. MacMillan -- Dilemmas of excercising political leadership in educational policy change / Hanne B. Mawhinney -- Problem-based learning as an approach to the professional development of school leaders : a case study / Brigid Limerick and Frank Crowther -- Boundary mentoring : a solution to the persistent dilemma of how to educate school administrators / Angela Thody and Lee Crystal -- Need for mentoring in a developing country / Morkel Erasmus and Philip C. Van der Westhuizen -- Reframing educational leadership in the perspective of dilemmas / Jorunn Moller -- Devolution and the changing role of the principal : dilemmas and a research agenda / Robert D. Conners and Fenton G. Sharpe -- Knowledge-in-use : reconceptualizing the use of knowledge in school decision making / Robert B. Stevenson.
Subject School management and organization.
Educational leadership.
Added Author Jacobson, Stephen L.
Hickcox, Edward S.
Stevenson, Robert B., 1948-
ISBN 0275952479 (alk. paper)

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