ERIC Number: EJ384435
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
A Case of Incomplete Institutionalization.
Meyer, Marshall W.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n64 p83-88 Win 1988
Argues that community colleges are not completely institutionalized and are therefore more subject to the influence of external forces than other postsecondary institutions. Considers three models of environmental effects on organizations: the adaptation, selection/evolutionary, and institutional models. (DMM)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Environmental Influences, Higher Education, Organizational Development, Organizational Theories, Two Year Colleges
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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