The Science of Political Science Graduate Admissions
John M. Bruce
University of Mississippi, Dept. of Political Science
Michael J. Gilligan
New York University - Department of Politics
Political Science and Politics, Vol. XXVI, No. 4, pp. 772-778, December 1993
As political scientists, we spend much time teaching and doing scholarly research, and more time than we may wish to remember on university committees. However, just as many of us believe that teaching and research are not fundamentally different activities, we also need not use fundamentally different standards of inference when studying government, policy, and politics than when participating in the governance of departments and universities. In this article, we describe our attempts to bring somewhat more systematic methods to the process and policies of graduate admissions.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 7Accepted Paper Series
Date posted: January 17, 2008
© 2013 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
This page was processed by apollo4 in 0.344 seconds