ERIC Number: EJ549302
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Identity, Purpose, and Future of Doctoral Education.
Journal of Public Administration Education, v3 n2 p133-48 May 1997
Argues that the Doctorate in Public Administration (DPA) as a degree distinct from the Ph.D. no longer serves a unique or necessary purpose and should not be the focus of attention in developing the field's future, and that developments within and beyond public administration offer significant opportunities for developing doctoral education without the DPA. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Available from Department of Public Administration, 318 Blake Hall, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045.