Power in the Public School and Corporations Comparison Essay by cee-cee

Power in the Public School and Corporations
This paper discusses and compares the power sources of public schools and corporations.
# 108461 | 2,175 words | 13 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Oct 07, 2008 in Business (Companies) , Education (Theory) , Sociology (Theory) , Education (Jr High/High School)

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In this article, the writer notes that the sources of power within an organization can have a lasting impact upon what the organization accomplishes. The writer points out that both corporations and public schools have various sources of power that are responsible for the manner in which the organization performs. In this discussion the writer describes the various sources of power in the administration of a corporation when compared to the public school system. The writer also describes the individual roles in each organization and specific powers they have in running the organization.

Sources of Power in the Public School Environment
Sources of Power in Corporations
Discussion and Conclusion

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Andero, A. (Winter 2000) The changing role of school superintendent with regard to curriculum policy and decision making, Education. Retreived October 18, 2007 from; http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3673/is_200001/ai_n8889262
  • Bigley, G. A., & Wiersema, M. F. (2002). New CEOs and Corporate Strategic Refocusing: How Experience as Heir Apparent Influences the Use of Power. Administrative Science Quarterly, 47(4), 707+.
  • Danaher, K., & Mark, J. (2003). Insurrection: Citizen Challenge to Corporate Power. New York: Routledge.
  • Gabbard, D. A. & Ross, E. W. (Eds.). (2004). Defending Public Schools (Vol. 1). Westport, CT: Praeger.
  • Gates Susan M., Ringel Jeanne S., SantibaNez L. Ross K. E., Chung C. H. (2003) Who Is Leading Our Schools? An Overview of School Administrators and Their Careers Rand: Santa Monica, CA.

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