ERIC Number: EJ228130
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980-May
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Are Universities Rational Organizations?
Dufty, N. F.
Journal of Tertiary Educational Administration, v2 n1 p27-35 May 1980
Administrators in higher education frequently assume a type of rationality based on bureaucratic or political models of organizations, or some combination of the two. This assumption is questioned, and suggestions are made for models of decision making, resource allocation, and policy formation and implementation. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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