The Innovative University: Changing the DNA of Higher Education from the Inside Out
The Innovative University illustrates how higher education can respond to the forces of disruptive innovation , and offers a nuanced and hopeful analysis of where the traditional university and its traditions have come from and how it needs to change for the future. Through an examination of Harvard and BYU-Idaho as well as other stories of innovation in higher education, Clayton Christensen and Henry Eyring decipher how universities can find innovative, less costly ways of performing their uniquely valuable functions.
This book uncovers how the traditional university survives by breaking with tradition, but thrives by building on what it's done best.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Emma_Manolis - LibraryThing
What a book! This was a great way to begin my graduate studies in higher education administration because it was so incredibly informative. Christensen exposes the issues in higher education today by ... Read full review
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“The Innovative University” provides long histories of the development of Harvard University and Brigham Young University-Idaho. Spending time on Harvard’s development is justified since it is the ... Read full review