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The doctoral experience: success and failure in graduate school

The doctoral experience: success and failure in graduate school

Delamont, Sara, 1947- author; Parry, Odette, 1954- author; Atkinson, Paul, 1947- author

Richly illustrated with case studies and interviews, this book identifies key themes pervading academic life: the nature of research and research supervision; key social processes and problems; distinct and contrasting sub-cultures of departments and disciplines in universities; mentorship and sponsorship; and apprenticeship and rites of passage for postgraduate students

Paperback, Book. English.
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Published London: Routledge, 2016
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Statement of responsibility: Sara Delamont, Paul Atkinson and Odette Parry
ISBN: 1138967882, 9781138967885
Note: Originally published: 2000.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: viii, 206 pages ; 24 cm
Subject: Graduate students Great Britain Interviews.; Universities and colleges Great Britain Graduate work.; College teachers Great Britain Interviews.