ERIC Number: EJ201669
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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Is There an Honorary Doctor in the House?
Freiherr, Gregory T.
Change, v11 n4 p22-25 May-Jun 1979
The practice of awarding honorary degrees by American colleges and universities is examined. Topics include the background of the practice, schools that refuse to participate, the selection process used by some institutions, possible financial and other reasons for granting honorary degrees, and benefits gained by those honored. (JMD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers
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