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Consolidating colleges and merging universities : new strategies for higher education leaders / James Martin, James E. Samels & Associates.

Author/creator Martin, James, 1948 January 14- author.
Other author/creatorSamels, James E., author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017.
Copyright Notice ©2017
Descriptionxv, 255 pages ; 24 cm
Contents The consolidation of American higher education / James Martin and James E. Samels -- Reader's guide: the new typology of collaboration and closure / James E. Samels and James Martin -- When does large become too large? A view of higher education partnerships and the implications of institutional size / R. Michael Tanner -- "Systemness": a new way to lead and manage higher education systems / Nancy L. Zimpher -- Presidential vision and partnership development: an evolving view / Pamela Eibeck -- "We never thought this way ten years ago": how partnerships are reshaping academic leadership expectations / Vita Rabinowitz and James Stellar -- Why, and how, elite colleges and universities are joining forces / J. Matthew Hartley and Alan Ruby -- The community college option: how co-ventures can leverage student and academic resources / Kenneth Ender and Charles Middleton -- Technology as a driver of strategic alliances / Philip Regier and Lynsi Freitag -- A disruptive opportunity: competency-based education as a shaper of successful partnerships / Paul LeBlanc and Kristine Clerkin -- International objectives: the benefits and challenges in developing branch campuses and partnerships abroad / Michael Jackson and James Larimore -- Public-private partnerships: models that work / John Ottenhoff -- A new way to design and deliver higher education consortia / Phillip DiChiara -- Where partnerships begin: a fresh look at the purpose and outcomes of liberal arts college consortia / R. Owen Williams -- Why mergers are (quietly) increasing among colleges and universities: a review of the pros and cons / Susan Resneck Pierce -- If that moment arrives: the blueprint to close a college / Michael Hoyle -- Appendixes.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2016017126
ISBN9781421421674 hardcover ; alkaline paper
ISBNelectronic book
ISBN1421421674 hardcover ; alkaline paper
ISBNelectronic book

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