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Author Akuno, Emily Achieng', author

Title Higher education leadership and governance in the development of the creative and cultural industries in Kenya Emily A. Akuno, Donald O. Ondieki, Peter L. Barasa, Simon P. Otieno, Charity M. Wamuyu, Maurice O. Amateshe
Published Dakar : CODESRIA, Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Codesria book series
Codesria book series
Contents Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Acknowledgements; List of Tables and Figures; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Authors; Preface; Foreword; Introduction; Education Paths; Higher Education; Governance and Leadership; Funding; Industry; Society; 1. Higher Education in Kenya: Strides and Trends; Early Days; Independence Days; Educational Reforms; Relevance; Funding; Cost Sharing; Note; 2. Contextualising the Creative and Cultural Industries and the Creative Economy; Introduction; Creative Economy; Creative and Cultural Industries; The Kenyan Context; Conclusion; Note
3. Creative and Cultural Disciplines in Higher Education and Industry in KenyaThe Creative and Cultural Disciplines; Theatre and Film; Drama and Performance; Art and Design; Music and Dance; Notes; 4. Higher Education Leadership and Governance Issues: Their Effect on the Creative and Cultural Industries; Background; Ethics and Leadership; Governance; General Models of Governance; Governance and Higher Education; Higher Education as an Enterprise; Funding; Leadership in Higher Education; Models of Governance and Leadership in Higher Education; Higher Education Governance in Kenya
Higher Education Leadership and the Creative and Cultural IndustriesConclusion; 5. Influences of Higher Education on the Creative and Cultural Industries and its Impact on Society; Perceptions and Expectations of Higher Education; Chairs of Academic Departments; Students' Perspectives; Practitioners' Life Stories; Higher Education, Society and Industry: A Tripartite Agreement; Summary; Note; 6. Towards Effective Leadership and Governance; Impact of University Governance and Leadership Structures and Models on Students' Development in the Creative and Cultural Fields; Elements of Best Practice
Towards a Model for Higher Education Leadership and GovernanceConclusion; Notes; References; Index; Back cover
Subject Arts -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Kenya
Cultural industries -- Kenya
Education, Higher -- Kenya
Educational leadership -- Kenya
Universities and colleges -- Kenya -- Administration
Form Electronic book
Author Amateshe, Maurice O., author
Barasa, Peter L., author
Ondieki, Donald O., author
Otieno, Simon P., author
Wamuyu, Charity M., author
ISBN 2869787413 (electronic bk.)
9782869787414 (electronic bk.)