ERIC Number: EJ611461
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Institutional History in Our Own Time: Higher Education's Shift from Managerial Revolution to Enterprising Evolution.
Thelin, John R.
CASE International Journal of Educational Advancement, v1 n1 p9-23 Jun 2000
Discusses a shift in administration and decision making at colleges and universities since 1975 towards substantially more use of data and analysis to respond to such constituencies as federal agencies, state legislators, students, and donors. Urges the use of research to respond to new policy questions, such as appropriate rates of withdrawal from institutional endowments. (DB)
Descriptors: Data Interpretation, Decision Making, Endowment Funds, Higher Education, Institutional Administration, Research and Development, Research Utilization, School Policy
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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