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REF Advice Notes 3: What will Hefce count as ‘under-pinning’ research?

Dunleavy, Patrick ORCID: 0000-0002-2650-6398 and Tinkler, Jane ORCID: 0000-0002-5306-3940 (2012) REF Advice Notes 3: What will Hefce count as ‘under-pinning’ research? Impact of Social Sciences Blog (29 Oct 2012). Website.

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Many possible Impact Cases are likely to raise issues about whether they are sufficiently grounded on what the REF audit Panels can recognize as ‘2* research’. The Funding Council’s overly restrictive ‘physical science’ view of how research influences policy has created an artificial minefield of pointless obstacles. However, Jane Tinkler and Patrick Dunleavy show how with skill and persistence, departments can navigate successfully past these dangers.

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Additional Information: © 2012 The Author(s) CC BY 3.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Date Deposited: 05 Apr 2017 08:45
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:51

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