ERIC Number: EJ586116
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Science at Liberal Arts Colleges: A Better Education?
Cech, Thomas R.
Daedalus, v128 n1 p195-216 Win 1999
A discussion of science education at liberal arts colleges looks at empirical data on the success of their graduates in comparison with graduates of research universities, how the classroom and research experiences at the two institution types compare, and why the top liberal arts colleges appear to be so successful in training successful scientists. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Distinctively American: The Residential Liberal Arts Colleges." Journal availability: Daedalus Business Office, 136 Irving St., Ste. 100, Cambridge, MA 02138.