ERIC Number: ED107093
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
The Ph.D. in English and Foreign Languages: A Conference Report.
Association of Departments of English, New York, NY.
This special issue presents the speeches, surveys, and workshop reports of the University of Texas Conference on the Research Component of the Ph.D. in English and Foreign Languages held in Austin in December 1972. Also included are updated papers and reports from the Purdue University Conference on Graduate Education held earlier in 1972. Reflections on the conference are offered by W.D. Schaefer, followed by a survey of doctoral programs in English and in foreign languages. Articles by G.N. Ray, J.T. Shaw, J. C. Gerber, B. Weinberg, J.W. Kneller, A. Cartter, and W.D. Schaefer cover topics including the Ph.D. in English and in foreign languages, relevancy and tradition, new roles for research, rewarding excellence and promise, and the future of graduate education. In addition, reports from conference discussion groups are presented. (Author/AM)
Descriptors: College English, College Language Programs, Conference Reports, Degree Requirements, Doctoral Programs, English Curriculum, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Language Instruction, Modern Language Curriculum, Research Utilization, Speeches
MLA Publications Center, 62 5th Ave., New York, New York 10011 ($1.50; 10 or more copies $1.00 each)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Departments of English, New York, NY.
Note: A Special Combined Issue of the Bulletins of the Associations of Departments of English and Foreign Languages