ERIC Number: ED234713
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Research in Institutional Advancement: A Selected, Annotated Compendium of Doctoral Dissertations.
Rowland, A. Westley, Comp.
A total of 267 doctoral dissertations in institutional advancement are summarized. The dissertations are listed in six professional program areas: institutional relations (e.g., college radio and television activity), educational fund-raising, alumni administration, government relations, publications, and executive management. The dissertations listed provide empirical data, tested theory, and new models that may be used in improving programs in institutional advancement. The handbook may be helpful to scholars, doctoral students, and professionals. A sampling of master's theses on advancement topics is also included. The bibliography is an attempt to publicize many of the dissertations by providing summaries of authors' abstracts. (Author/SW)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Alumni, College Administration, Doctoral Dissertations, Financial Support, Fund Raising, Government School Relationship, Higher Education, Information Dissemination, Institutional Advancement, Interprofessional Relationship, Mass Media, Organizational Communication, Public Relations, Publications, Publicity
Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, Publications Order Department, 80 S. Early Street, Alexandria, VA 22304 ($16.50, prepaid).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Students; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, Washington, DC.