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Shared Sociology

by Les Back We all know we are struggling within the institutions in the academy where metrics and audit culture is tied to the hierarches of a value.  Even if you did well in REF 2014, success is followed quickly… Read More ›

Plagiarism

by Michael Palkowski   Professor Steve Fuller, an eminent sociologist at the university of Warwick recently published a provocative blog post on the ways in which academia deals with plagiarism, titled “Plagiarism: Observations on Academia’s Self-Induced Moral Panic”. In this article,… Read More ›