A modest question: Should we abolish the PhD degree?

Jeff Bone jbone@jump.net
Tue, 28 Aug 2001 23:11:52 -0500


Russell Turpin wrote:

> If this [comittee politics, etc.] is its incremental purpose
> (beyond doing the research and publishing papers),
> I wonder if it couldn't be better tuned to it.

Without a doubt.  IMHO,

jb