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ERIC Number: EJ410653
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Evaluation of Scientific Information: Peer Review and the Impact of New Information Technology.
Meadow, Charles T.; And Others
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v41 n3 p213-30 Apr 1990
The peer review system in professional publications of scientific information is discussed in four articles. Topics discussed include the effects of information technology on scholarly communication channels, the publish or perish syndrome, the incidence of misrepresentation in scientific research, reasons for increasing difficulties in replicating scientific results, and proposals for reforming the peer review system. (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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