ERIC Number: EJ426509
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Interdisciplinary Gaps: A Survey Report.
Kowalewski, David; Laird, Roy D.
Educational Research Quarterly, v14 n2 p32-40 1990
Attitudes of university educators toward interdisciplinary cooperation were studied. A mail survey of 176 academics (professors, researchers, and administrators) in 9 fields at 3 universities indicated that problem-solving concerns, utilitarian calculations, and the image of social scientists' competence had significant impacts on interdisciplinarity. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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