Quotation by Catharine R. Stimpson

Specialization is a feature of every complex organization, be it social or natural, a school system, garden, book, or mammalian body.
Catharine R. Stimpson (b. 1936), U.S. scholar and educator. As quoted in the Chronicle of Higher Education, p. A56 (October 21, 1992).

On alleged over-specialization in academic research.
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