ERIC Number: EJ445175
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Patterns of a Lost Generation: Adaptations of Ph.D.'s to Restricted Academic Opportunities.
Smith, Robert B.
American Sociologist, v22 n2 p85-108 Sum 1991
Discusses a projected critical under supply of Ph.D. level professors. Describes and ranks eight categories of people who may be considered as colleges attempt to fill vacant positions. Recommends vigorous selection and training of new Ph.D.s and full-time employment of competent researchers and teachers. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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