Includes bibliographical references (p. -216) and index.
Foreword by Ed St. John and Lesley Rex Introduction to the Contemporary Context Higher Education for the Public Good: A Typology Research Design Behind Closed Doors: Communication Theories and Conversation Analysis Behind Closed Doors: Critical Discourse Analysis Behind Closed Doors: Women's Voices of Resistance Tricuspid Model for Advocacy and Educational Change Conclusion: Critical Issues and the Public Good.
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Pasque argues that if a more thorough understanding of leaders' perspectives is not offered, then the dominant perspectives within academic discourse will continue to perpetuate the current ideas of higher education's relationship with society - from an economic rationalization perspective - without consideration of alternative perspectives. (source: Nielsen Book Data)