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The Resource Prometheus assessed? : research measurement, peer review, and citation analysis, Shaun Goldfinch and Kiyoshi Yamamoto, (electronic book)

Prometheus assessed? : research measurement, peer review, and citation analysis, Shaun Goldfinch and Kiyoshi Yamamoto, (electronic book)

Label
Prometheus assessed? : research measurement, peer review, and citation analysis
Title
Prometheus assessed?
Title remainder
research measurement, peer review, and citation analysis
Statement of responsibility
Shaun Goldfinch and Kiyoshi Yamamoto
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the problems, pitfalls and opportunities of different models of assessing research quality, drawing on studies from around the world. Aimed at academics, education officials and public servants, key features include an overview of the argument of whether research should be assessed and how research quality should be determined. Prometheus Assessed? offers a survey of research assessment models in the US, UK, Japan and New Zealand and includes an examination of citation analysis and comparison between the different models. Should research be assessed and what is research quality?Survey of research assessment models in US, UK, Japan and New ZealandExamination of citation analysis
Cataloging source
COO
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1967-
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Goldfinch, Shaun
Dewey number
001.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q180.55.E9
LC item number
G65 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Yamamoto, Kiyoshi
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  • Research
  • Library orientation for business students
  • Report writing
  • Research
Label
Prometheus assessed? : research measurement, peer review, and citation analysis, Shaun Goldfinch and Kiyoshi Yamamoto, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-354) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prometheus assessed? -- Publication, citation and bibliometric assessment of research -- Peer review, refereeing and their discontents: a failed model or simply the least worst option? -- From the Research Assessment Exercise to the Research Excellence Framework: changing assessment models in the United Kingdom? -- Perils of peer review in a small country? The Performance Based Research Fund in New Zealand -- Research evaluation in Japan: the case of the National University Corporations -- Conclusion: Prometheus assessed and lessons for research assessment
Control code
SCIDI862671994
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 365 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781843345893
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Prometheus assessed? : research measurement, peer review, and citation analysis, Shaun Goldfinch and Kiyoshi Yamamoto, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-354) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prometheus assessed? -- Publication, citation and bibliometric assessment of research -- Peer review, refereeing and their discontents: a failed model or simply the least worst option? -- From the Research Assessment Exercise to the Research Excellence Framework: changing assessment models in the United Kingdom? -- Perils of peer review in a small country? The Performance Based Research Fund in New Zealand -- Research evaluation in Japan: the case of the National University Corporations -- Conclusion: Prometheus assessed and lessons for research assessment
Control code
SCIDI862671994
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 365 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781843345893
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote

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