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ERIC Number: EJ138272
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Publication Date: 1976
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The American Academic Department as a Context for Learning
Trow, Martin
Studies in Higher Education, 1, 1, 11-22, 76
Describes the norms and functions of the academic department in large American research universities. The department is seen as an arm of a specialized discipline as well as the administrative unit which applies university resources to the functions of graduate and undergraduate education, recruitment and promotion of academic staff, and research. (JT)
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Identifiers - Location: United States