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ERIC Number: EJ550096
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0196-5042
The Dissertation in Education from 1950 to 1990.
Coorough, Calleen; Nelson, Jack
Educational Research Quarterly, v20 n4 p3-14 Jun 1997
A content analysis of 10,279 dissertation abstracts in education from 1950 to 1990 shows that the descriptive design, predominantly in surveys, has dominated. Almost one-fourth of the dissertations used no statistics, and almost one-third failed to find statistically significant results. Few changes are apparent over the years. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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