ERIC Number: EJ566428
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
The State of Doctoral Education in Public Administration: Developments in the Field's Research Preparation.
Brewer, Gene A.; Facer, Rex L., II; O'Toole, Laurence J., Jr.; Douglas, James W.
Journal of Public Affairs Education, v4 n2 p123-35 Apr 1998
Reports results of a 1995 survey of 56 doctoral programs in public administration and public affairs, finding that public administration is a fragmented, interdisciplinary field, but many doctoral programs are training students for research careers. A lingering concern is whether these innovations are making a difference in the quantity and quality of doctoral student-produced research. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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