Survey and comparative analysis of alternative names for an academic discipline

H. J. Onsrud, Jeffrey Pinto

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Abstract

The purpose of this study was to assess high school student reaction to the term "surveying' and to gauge their reactions to alternative terms that might be used to describe the academic field. Conceptual arguments for and against the alternative names are presented, along with conclusions and recommendations. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)164-178
Number of pages15
JournalSurveying & Land Information Systems
Volume53
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1993

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In: Surveying & Land Information Systems, Vol. 53, No. 3, 01.01.1993, p. 164-178.

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