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The Moral Dimensions of Academic Administration

The Moral Dimensions of Academic Administration (Hardback)

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What distinguishes academic administration from administration or managing in business? Rudolph Weingartner, arugues that colleges and universities are founded to serve certain purposes; they are supported by governments and private individuals; and, as professional institutions, they have students, among others, as clients to whom they owe education services in ways analogous to the obligations hospitals have via-a-vis their patients. Academic administration is not just another job of managing, but a calling that importantly assists institutions to carry out their missions.

Rudolph H. Weingartner is professor emeritus of philosophy at the University of Pittsburgh. His books include Undergraduate Education: Goals and Means and Fitting Form to Function: A Primer on the Organization of Academic Institutions.

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