ERIC Number: EJ364225
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Providing Tough Intellectual Challenges: The Issue of Quality Training.
Blalock, H. M., Jr.
American Sociologist, v18 n1 p19-22 Spr 1987
Suggests that sociological training is not sufficiently demanding and thus does not attract high-quality students. The author makes specific suggestions emphasizing the importance of theoretical work, syntheses and careful analyses of existing theories, and advanced methodological work. Concludes that serious thinking about the goals of graduate work must be done to improve the profession. (Author/DH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A