Integrating two theoretical perspectives on organisational adaptation

Peter Maassen, Åse Gornitzka

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    The aim of this chapter is to outline the theoretical framework applied in an international comparative research project on the relationship between governmental policies and organisational adaptation in higher education (referred to as HEINE-project), and to position the overall research question of the project in a more general theoretical landscape.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationFrom the Eye of the Storm
    Subtitle of host publicationHigher Education's Changing Institution
    EditorsBen Jongbloed, Peter Maassen, Guy Neave
    Place of PublicationDordrecht
    PublisherKluwer Academic Publishers
    Number of pages22
    ISBN (Electronic)978-94-015-9263-5
    ISBN (Print)978-90-481-5355-8
    Publication statusPublished - 1999


    • Organisational change
    • Resource dependency
    • Neo-institutional theory


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