Principal leadership and organizational change in schools: a cross-cultural perspective

Kondakçı, Yaşar


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K. BEYCİOĞLU and Y. Kondakçı, “ Principal leadership and organizational change in schools: a cross-cultural perspective,” JOURNAL OF ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE MANAGEMENT, pp. 467–472, 2014, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: