Behind the scenes of scientific articles: defining categories of fraud and regulating cases
AbstractFrom a perspective informed by science and technology studies, the authors propose to establish a general diagnosis on the regulation of publication practices and suggest methods of analysis by drawing on old and recent cases that have been questionning research integrity.
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Length: 13 pages
Date of creation: Jan 2013
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science and technology studies; sciences; research; researcher; article; journal; peer-reviewing; prevention; biomedical information; reliability;
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- NEP-ALL-2013-03-02 (All new papers)
- NEP-HPE-2013-03-02 (History & Philosophy of Economics)
- NEP-SOG-2013-03-02 (Sociology of Economics)
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- Sergio Sismondo, 2007. "Ghost Management: How Much of the Medical Literature Is Shaped Behind the Scenes by the Pharmaceutical Industry?," Working Papers id:1254, eSocialSciences.
- Furman, Jeffrey L. & Jensen, Kyle & Murray, Fiona, 2012. "Governing knowledge in the scientific community: Exploring the role of retractions in biomedicine," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 41(2), pages 276-290.
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