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How shall we know them? Capturing the diversity of difference in Australian doctoral candidates and their experiences

Pearson, Margot; Cumming, James; Evans, Terry D; Macauley, Peter; Ryland, Kevin


Although there is general agreement that doctoral students and their experiences are diverse, in what respect this is true is in question. Most institutional practices in the collection of data in this regard have been established to satisfy government reporting requirements and concerns, such as funding, participation and equity, and efficiency. Missing is more detailed and nuanced quantitative data and analysis, complementary to those of qualitative studies, to illuminate the nature and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
Source: Studies in Higher Education
DOI: 10.1080/03075079.2011.594591


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