ERIC Number: EJ532657
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
The (Academic) Job System and the Economy, Stupid; or, Should a Friend Let a Friend Get a Ph.D.?
Gilbert, Sandra M.
Academe, v82 n5 p12-15 Sep-Oct 1996
A recent article on the job crisis in higher education is critiqued, and related issues are discussed, including how the current crisis compares to the 1970s, parallels and differences in crises in the humanities and the sciences, how the crisis has affected the overall job system in academia, and whether shrinkage in the job market has affected graduate programs. (MSE)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A