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ERIC Number: EJ851334
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Sep
Pages: 9
Abstractor: As Provided
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ISSN: ISSN-1673-341X
Missions of Research University and Choice of Its Organizational Framework
Xuan, Yong
Frontiers of Education in China, v1 n3 p417-425 Sep 2006
This paper delineates the distinctive facets of the research university and further explores the features of scientific research. On this basis, it is established that the mission of the research university is to achieve knowledge creation and academic advances. With a comparison of the organizational framework between the general university and the research university, a flexible adhocracy structure is put forward to justify that it serves the purpose best.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: China