ERIC Number: EJ1037648
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 44
Cosmopolitans or Locals: Who Will Lead the Next Generation of Community Colleges?
Anderson, Melanie Oakes
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v38 n12 p1168-1179 2014
The impact of cosmopolitan and local latent social roles on different professional occupations and organizational behavior has been studied since Gouldner's seminal study was published in 1957. This study was conducted to understand the relationship between the latent social role of the public community college chief academic officer and his or her intent to pursue a community college presidency.
Descriptors: Community Colleges, College Administration, Administrators, Administrator Role, College Presidents, Job Satisfaction, Correlation, Statistical Analysis, Factor Analysis, Administrator Characteristics, Social Theories, Social Responsibility
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Two Year Colleges; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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