APPENDIX E

TABLE E-1 Estimated Number of Humanities Ph.D.s, by Fine Field of Employment, 1991

Total Employed*

86,760

Mathematics, Total

251

Logic

125

Mathematics, Other

126

Computer & Information Sci, Total

1,800

Information Sci & Systems

302

Intelligent Systems

259

Software Systems

594

Systems Analysis

313

Computer Sciences, Other

332

Physics/Astronomy, Total

26

Earth, Envir, & Marine Sci, Total

77

Earth Sciences

12

Environmental Sciences

13

Marine Sciences

52

Engineering, Total

474

Agricultural Sciences, Total

33

Medical Sciences, Total

826

Speech Pathology & Audiology

385

Medicine & Surgery

200

Medical Sciences, Other

241

Biological Sciences, Total

26

Psychology, Total

871

Clinical Psychology

371

Counseling & Guidance

238

Psychology, Other

262

Social Sciences, Total

3,022

Anthropology

175

Communications

913

Sociology

93

Economics

23

Demography

21

Geography

11

Area Studies

219

Political Science

367

Public Administrtion

299

Public Policy Studies

63

International Relations

316

Criminology & Criminal Justice

80

Urban & Regional Planning

29

Social Sciences, General

149

Social Sciences, Other

264

Arts/Humanities/Language/Literature, Total

61,621

American History

5,929

European History

3,230

History & Philosophy of Science

551

History, Other

2,904

American

3,647

English Language

3,655

English Literature

7,573

Classics

1,165

German

1,632

Russian

459

French

2,468

Spanish & Portuguese

3,187

Italian

278

Other Languages

874

Comparative Literature

1,223

Linguistics

1,012

History & Criticism of Art

2,471

Archeology

231

American Studies

279

Music

6,034

Theater & Theater Criticism

1,433

Speech Dramatic Art/Debate

762

Religious Studies

1,807

Philosophy

4,375

Letters, Other

1,952

Humanities, General

1,121

Humanities, Other

1,369

Educational, Professional, & Other Fields, Total

15,315

Education

4,731

Applied Art

232

Theology

1,186

Business & Management

2,339

Home Economics

12

Journalism

395

Law, Jurisprudence

1,245

Social Work

92

Architec & Environ Design

111

Library & Archival Sciences

995

Prof Fields, General

143

Prof Fields, Other

865

Other Fields

2,969

No Report

2,418

*Includes postdoctoral appointees as well as Ph.D.s employed full-time and part-time.



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HUMANITIES DOCTORATES IN THE UNITED STATES: 1991 PROFILE APPENDIX E TABLE E-1 Estimated Number of Humanities Ph.D.s, by Fine Field of Employment, 1991 Total Employed* 86,760 Mathematics, Total 251 Logic 125 Mathematics, Other 126 Computer & Information Sci, Total 1,800 Information Sci & Systems 302 Intelligent Systems 259 Software Systems 594 Systems Analysis 313 Computer Sciences, Other 332 Physics/Astronomy, Total 26 Earth, Envir, & Marine Sci, Total 77 Earth Sciences 12 Environmental Sciences 13 Marine Sciences 52 Engineering, Total 474 Agricultural Sciences, Total 33 Medical Sciences, Total 826 Speech Pathology & Audiology 385 Medicine & Surgery 200 Medical Sciences, Other 241 Biological Sciences, Total 26 Psychology, Total 871 Clinical Psychology 371 Counseling & Guidance 238 Psychology, Other 262 Social Sciences, Total 3,022 Anthropology 175 Communications 913 Sociology 93 Economics 23 Demography 21 Geography 11 Area Studies 219 Political Science 367 Public Administrtion 299 Public Policy Studies 63 International Relations 316 Criminology & Criminal Justice 80 Urban & Regional Planning 29 Social Sciences, General 149 Social Sciences, Other 264 Arts/Humanities/Language/Literature, Total 61,621 American History 5,929 European History 3,230 History & Philosophy of Science 551 History, Other 2,904 American 3,647 English Language 3,655 English Literature 7,573 Classics 1,165 German 1,632 Russian 459 French 2,468 Spanish & Portuguese 3,187 Italian 278 Other Languages 874 Comparative Literature 1,223 Linguistics 1,012 History & Criticism of Art 2,471 Archeology 231 American Studies 279 Music 6,034 Theater & Theater Criticism 1,433 Speech Dramatic Art/Debate 762 Religious Studies 1,807 Philosophy 4,375 Letters, Other 1,952 Humanities, General 1,121 Humanities, Other 1,369 Educational, Professional, & Other Fields, Total 15,315 Education 4,731 Applied Art 232 Theology 1,186 Business & Management 2,339 Home Economics 12 Journalism 395 Law, Jurisprudence 1,245 Social Work 92 Architec & Environ Design 111 Library & Archival Sciences 995 Prof Fields, General 143 Prof Fields, Other 865 Other Fields 2,969 No Report 2,418 *Includes postdoctoral appointees as well as Ph.D.s employed full-time and part-time.

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