ERIC Number: EJ635349
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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PhD and Professional Doctorate Experience: The Problematics of the National Framework.
Thorne, L. E.; Francis, J. C.
Higher Education Review, v33 n3 p13-29 Sum 2001
Draws upon the experiences of participants in a Ph.D. program and a professional doctorate program to explore the descriptors for doctorates used by Britain's Quality Assurance Agency (QAA). Concludes that analysis of the similarities and differences between doctorate program types reveals qualitative distinctions that the QAA fails to address. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)