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Why the Disciplines still matter

These days, the term \”interdisciplinary\” is increasingly assumed to be synonymous with \”innovative.\” The popular notion seems to be that the solutions to real-world problems require the insights of cross-trained researchers, or at least interdisciplinary teams. Indeed, interdisciplinary initiatives are springing up on campuses everywhere. For example, Arizona State has reorganized its college of arts […] … learn more→