ERIC Number: ED028066
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Report of the Action Committee on Social Sciences.
Schein, Martin W.
The term "agricultural social sciences" is introduced and refers to the areas of agricultural economics, rural sociology, agricultural business, farm and ranch management, and agricultural administration. The report discusses the colleges of agriculture of the future, the college students of the future, and the future agricultural social scientist and his educational needs. These needs are discussed in terms of biological and physical science, and mathematics. Minimum recommendations in mathematics include concepts in calculus and probability statistics. The report emphasizes undergraduate training, but also discusses Masters and Ph.D. level training. (BC)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission on Education in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Washington, DC.; Commission on Undergraduate Education in the Biological Sciences, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Commission on Educ in Agric and Natural Resources; Commission on Undergraduate Educ Biological Scis
Note: CUEBS Publication No. 21g