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ERIC Number: EJ616559
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0307-5079
The "Academic" Qualities of Practice: What Are the Criteria for a Practice-based PhD?
Winter, Richard; Griffiths, Morwenna; Green, Kath
Studies in Higher Education, v25 n1 p25-37 Mar 2000
A questionnaire to Ph.D. examiners across disciplines explored criteria appropriate for evaluating practice-based doctoral dissertations, in particular by collecting a core vocabulary of terms. Negative criteria included the lack of: intellectual grasp, coherence, engagement with the literature, originality, and generalizability, along with methodological weakness and poor presentation. Positive criteria included presence of the aforementioned features. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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