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Organisational culture

Bush, Tony and Anderson, Lesley (2003). Organisational culture. In: Coleman, Marianne; Bush, Tony and Thurlow, Michael eds. Leadership and strategic management in South African schools. Managing Schools in South Africa series. London: London Commonwealth Secretariat.

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Abstract

This volume provides insights into effective strategic management as a major contribution towards educational transformation in the new South Africa. Through a mix of theory and school-based practice, and drawing on wide research, it offers syntheses of educational management theory and examples of practice taken from South Africa’s schools. Contains sections on: The Context of Education Management in South Africa; The Management of Schools; Theory and Practice in Educational Management; Organisational Structure; Organisational Culture; Transforming Schools - Managing the Change Process; School Effectiveness and School Improvement; Quality Assurance and Accountability; Theories of Leadership; Leadership and Roles; Strategic Management and Planning; Development Planning.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-85092-726-9, 978-0-85092-726-9
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Education
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 279
Depositing User: Users 12 not found.
Date Deposited: 30 May 2006
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 19:43
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/279
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