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Survey of African Studies Faculty in the United States, 2002

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
Creator
  • Bowman, Larry W. (University of Connecticut. Department of Political Science)
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Publication Date
2004-03-22
Funding Reference
  • United States Department of Education. International Research and Studies Program
Language
English
Free Keywords
African Studies; area studies; college faculty; colleges; higher education; universities
Description
  • Abstract

    This survey examines faculty attitudes about a range of issues facing African Studies programs at colleges and universities in the United States. Questions focused on teaching African studies, study abroad programs, African language study, and attitudes toward Africa. Faculty were also asked to give their views and opinions on African Studies programs at their own institutions.
  • Methods

    Response Rates: 59.6 percent
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 2002
  • 2002-10 / 2002-11
    Collection date: 2002-10--2002-11
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
African Studies faculty at United States colleges and universities.
Note
Funding insitution(s): United States Department of Education. International Research and Studies Program (P017A010033-02).
Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 3887 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Publications
  • Bowman, Larry W., Cohen, Diana T.. Identifying new directions for African studies: Methodology report and survey results. African Issues.30, (2), 76-88.2002.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1535093 (URL)
  • Bowman, Larry W., Cohen, Diana T.. Identifying new directions for African studies: The National Survey of African Studies Faculty. African Issues.30, (2), 2-10.2002.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1535082 (URL)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

Bowman, Larry W. (2004): Survey of African Studies Faculty in the United States, 2002. Version 1. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03887.v1