Machlup, Fritz, Knowledge: Its Creation, Distribution and Economic Significance-Vol. II: The Branches of Learning. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1982.


Fritz Machlup


Gives a comprehensive analysis and understanding of the utilization of various branches of knowledge through the structures of higher education.

Broad Topical Focus

Critique and Utilization of Curriculum Research and Inquiry

Source Discipline

Field other than Education

Mode of Inquiry in the Study

Scientific/Empirical Inquiry, Philosophical Inquiry-Speculative Essay

Type of Study

Research Synthesis

Narrow Topic

Knowledge Generation, Knowledge Linkage, Knowledge Utilization


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