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Minerva

Minerva

A Review of Science, Learning and Policy

Editor-in-Chief: P. Weingart

ISSN: 0026-4695 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-1871 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11024

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... one of the world's leading journals publishing work about the problems of science and scholarship ...
  • Presents ideas, traditions, cultures, and institutions in science, higher education, and research
  • Offers balanced focus on historical and present practices as well as on local and global issues
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Minerva is devoted to the study of ideas, traditions, cultures, and institutions in science, higher education, and research. It is equally focused on historical as well as present practices and on local as well as global issues. Moreover, the journal does not represent one single school of thought, but rather welcomes diversity within the rules of rational discourse.

The journal features peer reviewed articles and essay reviews. In addition, special issues are periodically published on themes of topical importance.

Related subjects » Education & Language - Higher Education - Philosophy - Social Sciences

Impact Factor: 0.957 (2013) * 

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    Minerva is devoted to the study of ideas, traditions, cultures and institutions in science, higher education and research. It is concerned no less with history than with present practice, and with the local as well as the global. It speaks to the scholar, the teacher, the policy-maker and the administrator. It features articles, essay reviews and 'special' issues on themes of topical importance. It represents no single school of thought, but welcomes diversity, within the rules of rational discourse. Its contributions are peer-reviewed. Its audience is world-wide.
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