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The Resource The doctorate worldwide, [edited by] Stuart Powell and Howard Green, (electronic resource)

The doctorate worldwide, [edited by] Stuart Powell and Howard Green, (electronic resource)

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The doctorate worldwide
Title
The doctorate worldwide
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Stuart Powell and Howard Green
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation:
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
378.2
LC call number
LB2386
LC item number
.D63 2007eb
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Powell, Stuart
  • Green, Howard
  • ebrary, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Doctor of philosophy degree
  • Degrees, Academic
Summary expansion
This book critically analyses the provision of doctoral education worldwide and discusses core issues for educators, administrators and policy-makers when planning and delivering doctoral education programmes. It is the first to summarise key aspects of doctoral education worldwide in a consistent way, in order to: Inform the sector on the full range of doctoral awards worldwide Allow international comparisons to be made more easily Provide a base line for the international development of the doctorate Give a critical commentary on the state of doctoral education Help identify good practice Taking a country-by-country approach, The Doctorate Worldwide examines doctoral study in North and South America, South Africa, Europe, Australia, India, China, Japan and Thailand. Each chapter presents demographic and other data, and considers key questions such as: What are the different forms of doctoral study and qualification available? How are institutions organised? How are candidates supervised, funded and examined? Are there identifiable differences in gender, race, religion etc.? What is the role of the doctorate in relation to national research policy? Written in an accessible style, with extensive use of charts, tables and visual summaries, The Doctorate Worldwide will be a valuable resource for all academics and administrators involved in organising and delivering doctoral study
Label
The doctorate worldwide, [edited by] Stuart Powell and Howard Green, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000140508
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780335220212
Isbn Type
(cased)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000140508
Label
The doctorate worldwide, [edited by] Stuart Powell and Howard Green, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000140508
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780335220212
Isbn Type
(cased)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000140508

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