ERIC Number: EJ554100
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Students' Attitudes Toward the Responsibilities and Barriers in Doctoral Study.
Kluever, Raymond C.
New Directions for Higher Education, n99 p47-56 Fall 1997
A survey compared patterns in academic programs and student-university relationships of 142 doctoral graduates in education with 97 students with all requirements except the dissertation to help understand what differentiates the two groups. Results indicate differences between groups in sense of responsibility, employment patterns, financial aid. Similarities occurred in financial problems, lack of research experience, sources of moral support. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Theme issue: "Rethinking the Dissertation Process: Tackling Personal and Institutional Obstacles," Number 99.