ERIC Number: EJ666408
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Bridging the Disciplines: Interdisciplinary Discourse and Faculty Scholarship.
Frost, Susan H.; Jean, Paul M.
Journal of Higher Education, v74 n2 p119-49 Mar-Apr 2003
This qualitative study explored faculty's perceptions of the effects of sustained discourse across disciplines on attitudes and behaviors related to scholarship and intellectual interaction at one research university. Many participants reported developing new approaches for teaching and research that spanned disciplinary perspectives, enhancing their interaction with and appreciation of colleagues from other disciplines. (Author/EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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