ERIC Number: ED331372
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Autonomy in the Universities. St. Catharine's Conference Report No. 18.
This report summarizes presentations from a conference organized to discuss the ways in which recent changes in the funding of British higher education seem to be threatening university autonomy and changing higher education's traditional role. Summarized reports of conference presentations are provided, under the following headings: "Autonomy: What Is Its Value?"; "The Government Viewpoint"; "Business and Academe: The Future of a Relationship"; "Alternative Funding Models and Their Implications for Autonomy"; "Autonomy and the Finance of Universities"; "Overview and Synthesis"; and "The Long Term Perspective." Included is a list of conference participants and their affiliations. (LPT)
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Finance, Foreign Countries, Governance, Government Role, Higher Education, Institutional Autonomy, Role of Education, School Business Relationship, School Funds, Universities
Director of Studies, St. Catharine's Cumberland Lodge, The Great Park, Windsor, Berkshire, England SL4 2HP (1.00 pound, U.K.).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Foundation of St. Catharine's, Windsor (England).
Note: Conference (November 1989) held at Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, England, United Kingdom.