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ERIC Number: ED156036
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Science, Engineering, and Humanities Doctorates in the United States. 1977 Profile.
National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC.
The results of the 1977 survey of doctorate recipients, conducted by the National Research Council, are summarized. The analyses pertain to over 361,000 scientists, engineers, and humanists who earned doctorates in 1934-1976 and who resided in the United States in February 1977. The sample was 79,400 Ph.D.'s. Extensive data are given about the employment status and employment fields of the doctorate holders, and about the number in educational institutions, the distribution by sex and minority group and salaries. (MSE)
Descriptors: College Faculty, Demography, Doctoral Degrees, Employment Patterns, Employment Statistics, Engineering, Engineers, Females, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Humanities, Males, Minority Groups, National Surveys, Occupational Surveys, Salaries, Sciences, Scientists, Tables (Data)
National Academy of Sciences, 2101 Constitution Avenue, Washington, D.C. 20418
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities (NFAH), Washington, DC.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.; National Institutes of Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC.
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