Friday, August 29, 2008

B - Publishing perils include single-blind review

Williams L. Publishing perils include single-blind review. Physics Today 2007;60(11):12

Letter suggesting single-blind peer review is an important and corrosive impediment to publication as it has a fundamental flaw: it allows reviewers to assess the author(s) of a paper along with the scientific content and thereby allows nonscientific considerations to creep in.

http://ptonline.aip.org/getpdf/servlet/GetPDFServlet?filetype=pdf&id=PHTOAD000060000011000012000001&idtype=cvips

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