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Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (December, 21st 2013)

This week I recommend the following posts and papers:

1. SHERPA/RoMEO. This post is about the tool SHERPA/RoMEO, launched by the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom, which allow us to find out how to legally host your own papers. Link

2. Absolutely Maybe. This post is about statistical significance and its part in science […]

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Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (November, 9th 2013)

This week I recommend the following posts and papers:

1. Writing Across Boundaries: An opportunity for researchers to reflect on the process and anxiety of academic writing. Discussion about the Writing Across Boundaries initiative, which is aimed at supporting early career researchers who are seeking to engage more effectively with the practical and intellectual issues […]

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Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 26th 2013)

This week I recommend the following posts and papers:

1. Platforms and Integration in Statistical Research. This post analyzes two approaches using the debate in the technology world over which approach is better, the Apple integrative model or the Google/Microsoft modular platform model. Link1 & Link2

2. Inspiring women in science and technology. In this website, […]

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Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 19th 2013)

This week I recommend the following posts and papers:

1. Altmetrics. Several researchers have investigated how the classical methods for assessing scientific research have become outdated. This post introduces the concept altmetrics and alt-products. Link

2. Comment isn’t free. This post exposes how uncivil comments posted under an online news article about nanotechnology could shape readers’ […]

By |Friday, October 18 2013|Research|Comments Off on Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 19th 2013)

Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 5th 2013)

This week I recommend the following posts and papers:

1. What to do with papers that are continually rejected. This post is very interesting, because its author explains what to do in this situation that many authors have been or are when they don’t achieve to publish a scientific paper. Link

2. Best Practices for Writing […]

By |Friday, October 4 2013|Research|Comments Off on Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 5th 2013)