ERIC Number: EJ272136
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Nov
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Two Decades of Doctorates in Psychology: A Comparison with National Trends.
Syverson, Peter D.
American Psychologist, v37 n11 p1203-12 Nov 1982
Compared with other fields, doctoral education in psychology is characterized by: (1) continued growth in the number of doctorates awarded; (2) more female doctorate recipients; (3) students' reliance on their own resources for graduate study; and (4) a decrease in planned academic employment in favor of employment in industry and nonprofit settings. (Author/MJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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