ERIC Number: EJ421579
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Disciplines and Doctorates: The Relationships between Program Characteristics and the Duration of Doctoral Study.
Baird, Leonard L.
Research in Higher Education, v31 n4 p369-85 Aug 1990
A study based on national data found that the average duration of doctoral study was related to departmental emphases on scholarly careers and the resources to implement those emphases. Patterns varied by general discipline area and by specific discipline, suggesting a need for detailed analysis by discipline. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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