If you have time, this is an interesting read. Granted I’ll be pursuing doctoral studies soon so I might be more interested then most. Recent stats say since 2000 PhD graduates have doubled to 4.5 million people in the USA. This article was written by a Stanford professor of education.
The growing and disturbing tendency of grad students to fall into one of two categories: academic technician or justice warrior (opinion)Many doctoral students today are tending to fall into one of two disturbing categories: academic technician or justice warrior, writes David F. Labaree....