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Independent scholar

An independent scholar is anyone who conducts scholarly research outside universities and traditional academia.

In the US, a professional association exists for independent scholars: this association is the National Coalition of Independent Scholars.

See also

References

  • Gross, Ronald. The Independent Scholar's Handbook, ISBN 0-89815-521-5.
  • Gross, Ronald. Peak Learning, ISBN 0-87477-957-X

External links

  • National Coalition of Independent Scholars


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