2007

The Governance of British Higher Education

The Struggle for Policy Control

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-5552-2 (Print) 978-1-4020-5553-9 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-VII

  2. Understanding Change and Interpreting Modes of Governance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-8

      Setting the Scene

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      Pages 9-26

      The State and The Governance of Higher Education: Contextualising The Changing Relationship

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      Pages 27-47

      From the UGC and NAB to the Funding Council Model of Governance

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      Pages 49-67

      State Power: Convergence and Fragmentation

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      Pages 69-89

      Devolution and the Governance of British Higher Education

  3. Shaping Policy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Pages 93-109

      The Role of the Political Parties

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      Pages 111-127

      Parliament as a Marginal Player?

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      Pages 129-146

      The Policy Community and Policy Networks in British Higher Education

  4. The Politics of Higher Education in Action

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 145-145

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      Pages 147-165

      Continuity and Change in the Funding of British Higher Education

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      Pages 167-186

      The Politics of Quality Assurance

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      Pages 187-205

      The Rae: The Elusive search for Selectivity and Consensus

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      Pages 207-221

      The Politics of Access: Higher Education and Social Engineering

  5. Institutional Autonomy in the Age of Mass Higher Education

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 223-223

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      Pages 225-238

      Who Has the Power?

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 239-257