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Evaluation and its effects on universities: a comparison between Italy and France
Journal Title: RIV Rassegna Italiana di Valutazione 
Author/s: Emanuela Reale, Giulio Marini 
Year:  2013 Issue: 55 Language: Italian 
Pages:  20 Pg. 151-170 FullText PDF:  602 KB
DOI:  10.3280/RIV2013-055009
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The paper presents the results of a comparative study on four universities in France and in Italy, which investigates how evaluation helps to strengthen the university as autonomous and professional organization, able to formulating strategies and/or tactics of adaptation in relation to regulatory changes and context, overcoming the traditional loosely coupled feature. The hypothesis is that the academic organizations show different effects of resilience, linked to intended and unintended changes.
Keywords: Research evaluation, university, organization, resilience, isomorphism

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Emanuela Reale, Giulio Marini, Evaluation and its effects on universities: a comparison between Italy and France in "RIV Rassegna Italiana di Valutazione" 55/2013, pp. 151-170, DOI:10.3280/RIV2013-055009


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