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ERIC Number: EJ424787
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
Time Required to Earn Ph.D.'s in Humanities Found Rising at Slower Rate than Earlier Study Showed.
Evangelauf, Jean
Chronicle of Higher Education, v37 n27 pA17,22 Mar 20 1991
A new study reanalyzing previous data suggests that the widely publicized sharp increase in number of years to doctorates in the humanities is largely a statistical artifact. The new analysis finds an increase of 15 to 20 percent rather than the previously reported 38 percent in number of years to doctorate between 1972 and 1988. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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