ERIC Number: ED334977
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Doctoral Dissertation Research in Instructional Design and Technology from 1976 through 1988.
Caffarella, Edward P.; Sachs, Steven G.
This study presents several analyses of doctoral dissertation research completed by students in instructional design and technology (ID&T) programs from 1977 through 1988: (1) the number of dissertations completed during each of the 12 years; (2) the 46 U.S. institutions at which the research was done and the number of doctoral degrees in ID&T awarded by each; (3) a historical analysis of dissertation research in ID&T; (4) a comparison of the research during the current period with dissertation research completed since 1921; and (5) a comparison of the 10 most prolific ID&T programs over the past 70 years. (12 references) (BBM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: In: Proceedings of Selected Research Presentations at the Annual Convention of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology; see IR 015 132. For a directory of the dissertations from 1977-1986, see ED 307 852.