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It's all about culture. Maybe I should have been an anthropologist

nah - anthropology isn't REAL science. However a sociology of knowledge perspective would be useful...

Index of Frank's Diaries

by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Fri Jul 25th, 2014 at 01:55:43 AM EST
It's not as if peer review and citation counting don't create huge problems of their own.
by ThatBritGuy (thatbritguy (at) googlemail.com) on Sat Jul 26th, 2014 at 06:08:03 AM EST
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Citation counting is the triumph of bean counters over scientists in research manegement.

A society committed to the notion that government is always bad will have bad government. And it doesn't have to be that way. — Paul Krugman
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Sat Jul 26th, 2014 at 07:12:30 AM EST
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Not really sure if this is a joke or not...
by Metatone (metatone [a|t] gmail (dot) com) on Tue Aug 5th, 2014 at 07:41:57 AM EST
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(Frank's comment.)
by Metatone (metatone [a|t] gmail (dot) com) on Tue Aug 5th, 2014 at 07:42:10 AM EST
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