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I do not consider having a tag for this a useful idea: We already have a list of canonical Q&As on Meta. For frequent close voters this is a better resource than a tag, because it can be structured, curated, etc. Just save it as a favourite. The proposed tag is a meta tag. It thus confuses automatisms based on tagging (which assume a connection of topic)...


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I'd support burning this tag to the ground. Suggested replacements: Some unholy hybrid of changing-fields, career-path etc. Just "selecting a field of study" is almost broad enough to be useless. exams (which we already have) or if we really felt like we needed a new one, exam-prep? study-design, which in my mind should also pretty much auto-flag a question ...


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I like the tag. I would like to see more representation from the humanities on Academia.SE and a tag is a nice way of showing how welcome this would be. I have a few comments about its implementation. About the tag wiki excerpt: The other 'displine' tags typically say, On standards or conventions specific to X as an academic discipline, and programs ...


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There is an existing tag synonym proposal for those, with a current score of -1. Users who have an opinion on this are invited to vote on the tag synonym. There is a discussion about that downvote here.


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