America 2000 and Consensus -- We all know what a successful reform that was! But why?
Authority, Fact&Value--Interconnections & Dependencies
Bullying -- Why organizations tolerate it.
Conflict in Higher Education Faculty Evaluation: an organizational perspective -- Teaching vs research; collegiality vs accountability.
Controlling the School: Institutionalization -- Formalism vs Goal Focus.
Dissecting Schooling Benefits -- Who gets what. Who pays for it. What about equity?
Employee Resistance to Organizational Change -- Rational Bases for resistance.
Evaluation & Assessment BIBLIOGRAPHY weblinks to articles and other sources
The Fractalization of Social Enterprise -- unbounded interactions between concerns about consensus, authority, and efficiency
Indeterminacy of Consensus, The -- Dimensions of evanescence
Interrogatories for Analysis, Problem Solving and Conflict Resolution -- Standardized questioning procedures
LEADERSHIP AS USURPATION -- the Grand Inquisitor Syndrome...
Leadership vs Morality: an unavoidable conflict? -- Can you really afford a conscience?
Mission vs. Function -- Organizational constraints on educational aspiration.
Organizational Issues and Insights: Papers examinining various aspects of organizational functioning and culture
The Organizational Problem: illusion and reality -- case study. Practicing " recognition magic" in organizations.
Politics and Hypocrisy in American Public Education:
school organization as instrument and expression
Pluralism and Rationality -- Can they co-exist?
Production Models of Schooling : the causal metaphor
The School As Organization -- the interplay of different organizational models
School Violence, Punishment and Justice -- -- What's the problem? What's the cure? Is it satisfactory?
Service Learning -- If you are compelled, is that service?
SIMULATION: Structure, Performance and Ability -- modeled on Edward Deming's Red Ball Experiment