ERIC Number: EJ358770
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Black American Doctorates in Sociology: A Follow-up Study of their Social and Educational Origins
Convers, James E.
Phylon, v47 n4 p303-17 Dec 1986
This study fulfills a need for empirical information on black scholars. A questionnaire sent to Black American sociologists with a Ph.D. elicited the following information: (1) the number of females increased 200% since 1967: (2) the median age dropped; (3) most were reared in southern states; and (4) most wrote race related dissertations.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Revised version of a paper delivered at the annual meeting of the North Central Sociological Association, April 26, 1984, Indianapolis, IN. (VM)