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Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Scientific and Scholarly Communication

Against Plagiarism

A Guide for Editors and Authors

Authors: Zhang, Y.H. Helen

  • A concise guide useful to all scientists and academicians, from authors to referees and editors
  • Case studies and examples illustrate the topic and issues throughout the work
  • Highlights the basic rules and best practice in STM publishing
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About this book

This is the first volume of a book series dedicated to "Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Scientific and Scholarly Communication". Fighting plagiarism is a the top priority for STM publishing. A practical guide will importantly contribute to the awareness of the relevant communities, bringing to the surface the basic rules and examples from the literature. 

About the authors

(YH (Helen) ZHANG has been as Chief editor of Journal of Zhejiang University-SCIENCE A/B & FITEE and Journal Director of Zhejiang University Press for 16 years. She is also a Council Member of ALPSP (Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers), Board Member of PILA/CrossRef, and Vice President of Society of China University Journals, respectively. Helen is very active in STM journal publishing area. She has for many times being invited to give speeches at international conferences, including at the 4th World Conference on Research Integrity in Brazil, the 11th International Conference of Science Editors (in Beijing) and the 12th International Conference of Science Editors (in Mexico) etc. She has published several short papers in Nature and many papers in international journals. In 2010, she received a research fund from Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). And she, with her team, already published many papers focused on CrossCheck guidance: an analysis of typical cases of plagiarism in different disciplines.

Reviews

“This book provides a comprehensive insight into aspects of plagiarism within the field of scientific publications. … Overall, the book contributes to the plagiarism debate and brings to this discussion an international dimension that many other publications lack and as such, it makes for interesting reading and is a thought-provoking contribution to the field.” (Nicole Brown, Journal of Perspectives in Applied Academic Practice, Vol. 4 (3), 2016)


Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • What Is Plagiarism?

    Zhang, Yuehong (Helen)

    Pages 3-12

  • Differences Between Anglophone and Non-anglophone Journals

    Zhang, Yuehong (Helen)

    Pages 13-38

  • Publication in More Than One Language

    Zhang, Yuehong (Helen)

    Pages 39-44

  • How Not to Deal with It: A Case Study

    Zhang, Yuehong (Helen)

    Pages 45-56

  • Biosciences: Replication of Methods Sections

    Zhang, Yuehong (Helen)

    Pages 59-74

Buy this book

eBook £31.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-24160-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover £39.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-24158-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover £39.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-37334-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Against Plagiarism
Book Subtitle
A Guide for Editors and Authors
Authors
Series Title
Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Scientific and Scholarly Communication
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-24160-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-24160-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-24158-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-37334-8
Series ISSN
2365-8371
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIII, 162
Topics