Outside the Lines: Issues in Interdisciplinary Research
Liora Salter, Alison Hearn (eds.) 1997 McGill-Queen's University Press
This book explores the nature and practice of interdisciplinary research in Canada. Contributors address the ways in which interdisciplinary research is defined, positioned, and handled by researchers, universities, and critics. The text examines such topics as myths of interdisciplinarity, postmodern critiques of interdisciplinarity, research grant allocation for interdisciplinary research, women's studies, Canadian studies, environmental studies, and emerging disciplines.