ERIC Number: EJ523190
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Favorable and Unfavorable Book Reviews: A Quantitative Study.
Greene, Robert J.; Spornick, Charles D.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v21 n6 p449-53 Nov 1995
A periodical database was searched to investigate the occurrence of favorable and unfavorable book reviews to determine the role of reviews in library selection. Compares book reviews with other types of reviews, examines relationships between review evaluations and other review characteristics, and compares the number of favorable and unfavorable reviews in journals. (JMV)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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