ERIC Number: EJ524662
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
If It Doesn't Embrace Chaos, Can It Be Called a Strategic Plan?
Shipengrover, Judith A.
CUPA Journal, v47 n1 p1-6 Spr 1996
Strategic planning models seek order in a disorderly world. However, chaos science offers a language of concepts to discern deeper patterns in organizational life that appears out of control. Many of these concepts apply to higher education institutions. Interpretation of chaos theory principles suggests five tools for making high-leverage change more likely in college administration. (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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