The effective board of trustees

by Richard Chait

Publisher: American Council on Education, Publisher: Macmillan, Publisher: Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Publisher: Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Totonto, New York

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    • College trustees -- United States -- Evaluation.,
    • Universities and colleges -- United States -- Administration.
    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard P. Chait, Thomas P. Holland, Barbara E. Taylor.
      SeriesAmerican Council on Education/Macmillan series on higher education, American Council on Education/Macmillan series in higher education.
      ContributionsHolland, Thomas P., Taylor, Barbara E., American Council on Education., National Center for Postsecondary Governance and Finance (U.S.)
      LC ClassificationsLB2342.5 .C43 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 140 p. ;
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2025477M
      ISBN 100028970888
      LC Control Number91000220

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Stewards of Hope: The Work of Trustees (M. Warford). The Duties and Responsibilities of Boards of Religious Organizations (T. Holland). The Religious Mission of the Board (W. Sachs). Practicing Governance in the Light of Faith (D. Hester). IMPROVING THE BOARD'S PERFORMANCE.

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