Peer Review and Quality

Simon M. Brocklehurst smb at bioch.ox.ac.uk
Fri Jan 19 08:54:34 EST 1996


Alexander Berezin wrote:
> 
> Stuff deleted
> 
> (3) Hence the rat race to get publsihed through PR
> INCREASES (not decreases) a drive for more and more
> crap to print (about 90 % of all published).
> 
  Stuff deleted.

  Once again I'll tell you that is ridiculous to claim that 90% papers 
published in peer reviewed journals (especially journals that are 
widely regarded as being of high quality) are garbage.
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