Title of Resolution

Definition of Research

Resolution Number

1977-1978_11

Abstract

Research in any area shall be defined as activity which is intended to advance the knovledge, techniques, or resources within that area. An important aspect of this definition is: Research should have as its goal a contribution to a discipline, not simply a contribution to the individual. Research should be directed to some result which can be communicated to others in a form which can be critically revieved.

Originating Committee

Executive Committee

Type of Resolution

Policy

Academic Year

1977-1978

Date passed by Senate

3-6-1978

Comments

Accepted by President Albert Brown- 3/30/1978

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