ERIC Number: ED456706
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Innovating in Higher Education: Teaching, Learning and Institutional Cultures.
Hannan, Andrew; Silver, Harold
This book, based on in-depth qualitative research in 15 universities in the United Kingdom, tells the stories of those who have been involved in rapid institutional changes in higher education. The chapters are: (1) "Introduction: 'Innovation'"; (2) "Researching Innovation"; (3) "The Experience of Innovators"; (4) "The Institutions: Structures, Roles and Change"; (5) "Teaching and Learning"; (6) "The Culture of Institutions"; (7) "Enabling and Inhibiting"; (8) "The Competitors"; and (9) "Challenges of Innovation." Six appendixes contain details about study methodology including information about sampling and protocols. (Contains 171 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, Administrators, College Faculty, Educational Innovation, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Qualitative Research, Teacher Attitudes
Open University Press, 325 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106 (paperback: ISBN-0-335-20537-2, 22.50 British pounds; hardback: ISBN-0-335-20538-0, 65 British pounds). Web site: http://www.openup.co.uk.
Publication Type: Books; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Society for Research into Higher Education, Ltd., London (England).
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom