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Evaluation of research publications and its impact on research: the case of Great Britain

Geoffrey Crossick
p. 287-291

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The evaluation of research publications has been discussed in Britain for a number of years, but unlike some other European countries, this has not been in order to establish a formal system for evaluating or ranking journals or book publishers. The discussion has taken place in the context of the national Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) and its successor the Research Excellence Framework (REF), which take place at five- to seven-year intervals, and where individual research publications are evaluated. The place of publication (the journal, the publisher) ostensibly has no part in this process. A further context for the evaluation of research publications is that of career development and promotions for academics, which in the UK is entirely a matter for individual universities with no national framework or requirements. Research judgments related to career development are modelled on the expectations of the RAE/REF, because the national system of research evaluation is the most ...

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Geoffrey Crossick, « Evaluation of research publications and its impact on research: the case of Great Britain », Mélanges de la Casa de Velázquez, 44-2 | 2014, 287-291.

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Geoffrey Crossick, « Evaluation of research publications and its impact on research: the case of Great Britain », Mélanges de la Casa de Velázquez [En ligne], 44-2 | 2014, mis en ligne le 15 novembre 2014, consulté le 27 mars 2017. URL : http://mcv.revues.org/5856

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Geoffrey Crossick

University of London

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