ERIC Number: EJ607023
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Facing the Future: Rural Sociology in a Time of Change.
Morris, Libby V.
Southern Rural Sociology, v13 n1 p1-17 1997
Discusses trends in higher education and related public policy that have implications for scholars, faculty, and researchers in the field of rural sociology. Discusses characteristics of the rural South and the role of rural sociology in addressing the needs of an undereducated, disadvantaged region. Outlines challenges that the field must meet to remain relevant in the 21st century. (SV)
Descriptors: College Faculty, Higher Education, Regional Characteristics, Research and Development, Researchers, Rural Sociology, Scholarship, Social Science Research, Sociologists, Theory Practice Relationship
Southern Rural Sociology, c/o Dr. Dorothy Jenkins, School of Landscape Architecture, 302 New Design Bldg., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803 (annual subscription $25.00; back issues $5.00 each).
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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