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The current system of knowledge dissemination isn’t working and Sci-Hub is merely a symptom of the problem

Iván Farías, Pelcastre and Flor, González Correa (2016) The current system of knowledge dissemination isn’t working and Sci-Hub is merely a symptom of the problem. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (26 Sep 2016). Website.

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Abstract

That Sci-Hub’s activities are illegal is not disputed. However, according to Iván Farías Pelcastre and Flor González Correa the issue at the core of the debate is the current publishing and knowledge dissemination system and how it widens socioeconomic inequalities in academia and constrains its collective progress.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s) CC BY 3.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z719 Libraries (General)
Sets: Collections > Impact of Social Sciences Blog at LSE
Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2017 11:02
Last Modified: 28 Jul 2020 23:14
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/70381

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