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Redefining External Stakeholders in Nordic Higher Education
University of Gdansk , Poland.ORCID iD: 0000-0001-7967-7855
2010 (English)In: Tertiary Education and Management, ISSN 1358-3883, E-ISSN 1573-1936, Vol. 16, no 1, 45-60 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Present higher education reforms in the Nordic countries diminish the role and influence of the state on the governance of higher education institutions. While still providing a framework for the management of higher education, in general, the state supervises rather than controls higher education institutions (HEIs). The rhetoric of change stipulates HEIs to respond to environmental needs, and the external stakeholders often assume greater prominence relative to the internal ones. This development is explained by a paradigmatic shift in the concept of good governance. Furthermore, the Stakeholder Society perspective is used to investigate the changing position and meaning of stakeholders in Nordic higher education.

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2010. Vol. 16, no 1, 45-60 p.
Keyword [en]
higher education management, stakeholders in higher education
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Public Administration Studies
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Politics, Economy and the Organization of Society; Other research area
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URN: urn:nbn:se:sh:diva-28966DOI: 10.1080/13583881003629822ScopusID: 2-s2.0-77951610324OAI: oai:DiVA.org:sh-28966DiVA: diva2:890797
Available from: 2016-01-04 Created: 2016-01-04 Last updated: 2016-01-08Bibliographically approved

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