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Ladies, gentlemen, and scientific publication at the Royal Society, 1945-1990
(2018-06-27) - Journal article
This paper extends the scholarship on gender and scientific authorship by exploring women’s involvement in editorial decision-making. Prior to 1945, women scientists could submit their work to the journals of the Royal ...
Commerce and philanthropy : the Religious Tract Society and the business of publishing
(2004) - Journal article
A pre-history of ‘peer review’ : refereeing and editorial selection at the Royal Society
(2016-08-25) - Journal article
Despite being coined only in the early 1970s, ‘peer review’ has become a powerful rhetorical concept in modern academic discourse, tasked with ensuring the reliability and reputation of scholarly research. Its origins have ...