ERIC Number: EJ557639
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reforming the Review Process: Right Problem, Wrong Solution.
Meier, Kenneth J.
PS: Political Science and Politics, v30 n3 p561-63 Sep 1997
Responds to recent scathing criticism of the peer review process of scholarly publishing. Identifies three main problems with reviewers and editors: unresponsiveness, inconsistency, and indecisiveness. Discusses the pros and cons of several proposed publishing reforms including multiple submissions, establishing clearer and more consistent guidelines, and better training of editors. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Researchers; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A