ERIC Number: ED069945
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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Night and Day: The Interaction Between an Academic Institution and Its Evening College.
Jacobson, Myrtle S.
An organizational study of the dynamics of interaction between the parent college and one of its component units is presented. The analysis is not limited to formal organizational structure and function. At relevant points, the dynamics of informal groupings and relationships are introduced. The research involved examination of a vast number of official documents, correspondence, policy statements and other original data. This presentation is divided into the following chapters: (1) Organizational Structure, (2) Organizational Goals, (3) Innovation through Cooptation, (4) Authority and Responsibility: Internal, (5) Stress and Strain: The Effects of Environmental Pressures, (6) Image and Identity, and (7) Retrospects and Prospects. (CK)
Descriptors: Colleges, Environmental Influences, Evening Programs, Group Dynamics, Higher Education, Interaction Process Analysis, Objectives, Organization, Policy Formation, Power Structure, Research
The Scarecrow Press, Inc., Metuchen, New Jersey ($10.00)
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