Anonymous Peer Review

Peer review is the evaluation of work by one or more people of similar competence to the producers of the work (peers). It constitutes a form of self-regulation by qualified members of a profession within the relevant field. Peer review methods are employed to maintain standards of quality, improve performance, and provide credibility. In academia peer review is often used to determine an academic paper's suitability for publication.Peer review can be categorized by the type of activity and by the field or profession in which the activity occurs.
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  • High-priced research publishers warily open up to the Web

    … Big consumer-facing publishers like The New York Times and Time Inc. may be struggling, but there’s one part of the publishing industry that’s still a $19 billion business: academic publishing. Academic publishers like The Netherlands’ Elsevier and the U.K.’s Macmillan have built massive businesses by selling pricey subscriptions to individuals…

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