10. Interestingly, while 16.6% of anthropology doctorates are currently given to foreign students, the fraction is actually much higher in other social science disciplines. In 2007, again according to the IPEDS Completion Survey by Race, foreign students received an incredible 66.7% of U.S. economics doctorates, 25.8% of political science doctorates, 19.9% of sociology doctorates, 43.8% of linguistics doctorates, and 40.7% of history of science doctorates. In this light, anthropology does not seem to be the most exported American social science.

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