ERIC Number: EJ286817
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Service and the Dynamics of Developing Fields.
Slaughter, Sheila; Silva, Edward T.
Journal of Higher Education, v54 n5 p481-99 Sep-Oct 1983
Higher education's contemporary emergence as a scholarly specialty is compared with the development of some other specialities--economics, political science, sociology. An interpretation of how fields become disciplines is offered and some parallels between the social sciences at the turn of the century and higher education today are explored. (MLW)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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