School Effectiveness and Educational Management

Towards a South-Eastern Europe Research and Public Policy Agenda

  • Nikša Alfirević
  • Josip Burušić
  • Jurica Pavičić
  • Renata Relja

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Nikša Alfirević, Josip Burušić, Jurica Pavičić, Renata Relja
    Pages 1-3
  3. Josip Burušić, Toni Babarović, Marija Šakić Velić
    Pages 5-26
  4. Jurica Pavičić, Nikša Alfirević, Goran Vlašić, Zoran Krupka, Bozena Krce Miočić
    Pages 27-48
  5. Sanja Stanić, Darko Hren, Ivanka Buzov
    Pages 49-65
  6. Dijana Vican, Nikša Alfirević, Renata Relja
    Pages 67-85
  7. Dijana Vican, Renata Relja, Toni Popović
    Pages 87-106
  8. Ina Reić Ercegovac, Morana Koludrović, Andreja Bubić
    Pages 107-124
  9. Nikša Alfirević, Josip Burušić, Jurica Pavičić, Renata Relja
    Pages 145-150
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 151-159

About this book


This book analyzes educational management in the context of developing effective schools in South-Eastern European countries and situates the discussion within ongoing education debates in EU countries. The book revolves around the specific role and practices of school principals, who are positioned as a nexus of educational management in each school. Presenting innovative research in the field of educational management and effectiveness this volume will be invaluable for a range of education specialists. 


School Principals Governance School Leadership Education Policy Stakeholders

Editors and affiliations

  • Nikša Alfirević
    • 1
  • Josip Burušić
    • 2
  • Jurica Pavičić
    • 3
  • Renata Relja
    • 4
  1. 1.University of SplitFaculty of EconomicsSplitCroatia
  2. 2.Institute of Social Sciences Ivo PilarZagrebCroatia
  3. 3.University of ZagrebFaculty of Economics and BusinessZagrebCroatia
  4. 4.University of SplitFaculty of Humanities & Social SciencesSplitCroatia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Cham
  • eBook Packages Education Education (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-29879-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-29880-1
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