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The formation of scholars : rethinking doctoral education for the twenty-first century

'The Formation of Scholars' distills the lessons learned from a five-year action and research project with more than 80 doctoral programs committed to better preparing graduates. Six disciplines were included: chemistry, education, English, history, mathematics and neuroscience
Print Book, English, ©2008
Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, CA, ©2008
xxi, 232 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9780470197431, 0470197439
166368350
Moving doctoral education into the future
Setting the stage for change
Talking about purpose: mirrors, lenses, and windows
From experience to expertise: principles of powerful formation
Apprenticeship reconsidered
Creating and sustaining intellectual community
A call to action
Appendix A: Summary description of the Carnegie Initiative on the Doctorate
Appendix B: List of participating departments
Appendix C: Overview of the surveys
Appendix D: Graduate student survey
Appendix E: Graduate faculty survey
"The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching."