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PhD: Don’t Do it!

It is nearly a year old, but the following Chronicle piece should be read by anyone working on or considering a PhD in the Humanities (that would include theology, biblical studies, and the like):

Graduate School in the Humanities: Just Don’t Go – Advice – The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Instead of a PhD consider the dignity and elegance of a hands-on trade.

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  Mark Baker-Wright wrote @

Fearing that it’s already too late for me (and I’m not even doing a PhD, myself!), and being older than the folks this guy’s writing to, this article’s REALLY depressing….


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