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Author Townsend, Barbara K.

Title Creating distinctiveness : lessons from uncommon colleges and universities / by Barbara K. Townsend, L. Jackson Newell, and Michael D. Wiese ; prepared by Clearinghouse on Higher Education, the George Washington University in cooperation with Association for the Study of Higher Education.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : George Washington University, School of Education and Human Development, 1992.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  378.007 As35  v.21 no.6    ---  Axe Inventory 2022
Description xvii, 94 p. ; 23 cm.
Series ASHE-ERIC higher education report, 0884-0040 ; no. 6, 1992
ASHE-ERIC higher education report ; 1992, no. 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 71-79) and index.
Contents Pinning down an elusive concept -- Aims and ideas: ten distinctive colleges and their legacies -- The lure and perils of the quest -- Strategic management and institutional distinctiveness -- Conclusions and recommendations.
Subject Universities and colleges -- United States -- Case studies.
Education, Higher -- United States -- Case studies.
Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives -- United States -- Case studies.
Added Author Newell, L. Jackson, 1938-
Wiese, Michael D.
ERIC Clearinghouse on Higher Education.
Association for the Study of Higher Education.
ISBN 1878380192 (pbk.)
9781878380197 (pbk.)

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