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ERIC Number: ED020205
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1960
Pages: 1
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GRADUATE EDUCATION IN THE UNITED STATES.
BERELSON, BERNARD
A BRIEF INTRODUCTORY HISTORY OF GRADUATE STUDY IS FOLLOWED BY AN ANALYSIS OF THE CURRENT STATE OF GRADUATE EDUCATION IN THE UNITED STATES. PURPOSES OF GRADUATE STUDY, INSTITUTIONS, STUDENTS, AND PROGRAMS ARE EXAMINED. ALSO CONSIDERED ARE TEACHER SUPPLY AND DEMAND, INSTITUTIONAL GROWTH AND DECENTRALIZATION, AND STUDENT'S PREPARATION AND BACKGROUND. THE ANALYSIS AND EVALUATION OF CURRENT PROGRAMS INCLUDES DISCUSSIONS OF THE DURATION OF DOCTORAL STUDY, THE DISSERTATION, THE MASTER'S DEGREE, POST-DOCTORAL WORK, THE FOREIGN LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT, AND THE FINAL EXAMINATION. THE FINAL SECTION CONSISTS OF CONCLUSIONS, COMMENTARY, AND RECOMMENDATIONS. APPENDIXES INCLUDE A BIBLIOGRAPHY, LIST OF CONSULTANTS, AND OTHER DATA RELATING TO THE BASIS OF THE STUDY. THIS BOOK IS AVAILABLE FOR $8.50 FROM MCGRAW-HILL BOOK COMPANY, INCORPORATED, 330 WEST 42ND STREET, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10036. (BN)
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Authoring Institution: Carnegie Corp. of New York, NY.
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