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Micro-economic reform through managerialism in American and Australian universities

Currie, J. and Vidovich, L. (1998) Micro-economic reform through managerialism in American and Australian universities. In: Currie, J. and Newsome, J., (eds.) Universities and globalization: Critical perspectives. Sage publications, Inc, Thousand Oaks, California, pp. 153-172.

Abstract

Whether it is described as micromanaging, microeconomic reform, or increasing managerialism, there is a definite feeling among academics that both external agencies (government departments, legislators, and politicians) and managers internal to their universities are shifting the balance of power and autonomy away from academics.

Publication Type: Book Chapter
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Education
Publisher: Sage publications, Inc
Copyright: 1998 SAGE
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/6618
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