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L'éthique des sciences est un vaste domaine, qui déborde les frontières des scandales qui font la manchette.
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– Making visible the impact of researchers working in languages other than English: developing the PLOTE index

– Making visible the impact of researchers working in languages other than English: developing the PLOTE index | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
As outlined in the Leiden Manifesto, if impact is understood in terms of citations to international publications, a bias is created against research which is regionally focused and engaged with loc…
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Academia has become POP world

Academia has become POP world | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
Le Monde POP (Publish or Perish) a transformé les publications, objets d'une économie de marché. Un article est une monnaie d'échange pour une promotion, une attribution de ressources, etc... Ce livre "Publish or Perish", écrit par Imad A Moosa, professeur de finance de Melbourne, Australie, est la meilleure analyse de ce phénomène ? Le sous-titre 'Perceived benefits versus unintende
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Crainte et vanité ? La soumission des universitaires à la gestion néolibérale

Crainte et vanité ? La soumission des universitaires à la gestion néolibérale | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
En 2014, Yves Dupont, socioanthropologue spécialiste du monde rural, a publié un essai qui mérite à nos yeux d’être présenté sous forme de tribune. Son questionnement essentiel est le suivant : comment se fait-i
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Scientists in the Lurch After Imprecise MHRD Notice About 'Paid Journals'

Scientists in the Lurch After Imprecise MHRD Notice About 'Paid Journals' | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
A "completely confusing statement" in a gazette notification has scientists wondering which of their papers will and won't be considered towards their promotions in the future.
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Le gel de RussEurope : une décision difficile à comprendre

Le gel de RussEurope : une décision difficile à comprendre | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
Concernant le gel du carnet de Jacques Sapir RussEurope, j’avoue un malaise certain. D’un côté, je trouve que les accusations de censure politique manquent de crédibilité et ne repose que sur des soupçons, des procès d’intention et des conjectures. Je doute qu’elles expliquent le vote unanime des deux conseils scientifiques. D’un autre côté, en revanche, […]
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Peer Reviewing: A Private Affair Between the Individual Researcher and the Publishing Houses, or a Responsibility of the University?

Peer Reviewing: A Private Affair Between the Individual Researcher and the Publishing Houses, or a Responsibility of the University? | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
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Cambridge researchers fight back against ‘bad science’

Cambridge researchers fight back against ‘bad science’ | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
A group of junior researchers at Cambridge have established a campaign against the damaging pressure to produce 'sexier' results
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Why we can't trust academic journals to tell the scientific truth

Why we can't trust academic journals to tell the scientific truth | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
Academic journals don’t select the research they publish on scientific rigour alone. So why aren’t academics taking to the streets about this?
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Qu’est-ce qu’une revue scientifique ? Et… qu’est-ce qu’elle devrait être ?

Qu’est-ce qu’une revue scientifique ? Et… qu’est-ce qu’elle devrait être ? | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
Étude critique de la place des publications scientifiques traditionnelles dans le système du savoir actuel. Et comment s’en passer… ou les dépasser.
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Universities have become isolated from their publics - University World News

Universities have become isolated from their publics - University World News | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
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The ethics of research: how to end the exploitation of vulnerable communities

The ethics of research: how to end the exploitation of vulnerable communities | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
In light of the Indigenous Science Declaration, First Peoples of Southern Africa known as 'the San' who have developed their own ethical guidelines to stop researchers exploiting and commercialising their biological resources.
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History of African-Americans and Medical Research Goes Beyond Henrietta Lacks

History of African-Americans and Medical Research Goes Beyond Henrietta Lacks | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
The true story of Henrietta Lacks is just one moment in the long, controversial history of minority communities and medical research
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Genocide hoax tests ethics of academic publishing

Would an academic work that makes a case for genocide be fair game for publication, or is it beyond the ethical bounds of legitimate scholarly debate?
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Science is a public good in peril – here’s how to fix it – Siddhartha Roy & Marc A Edwards | Aeon Essays

Science is a public good in peril – here’s how to fix it – Siddhartha Roy & Marc A Edwards | Aeon Essays | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
Perverse incentives and the misuse of quantitative metrics have undermined the integrity of scientific research
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Bâillonner les universitaires

Bâillonner les universitaires | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
Plus de discussions libres entre universitaires et journalistes : l'Université de Strasbourg vient d'édicter une note de service fixant une procédure générale de subordination de toute expression publique auprès des médias, notamment des enseignants-chercheurs ainsi soumis au bon vouloir des services centraux de communication et du président de l'université de Strasbourg.
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Vives réactions après la mise en place d’une « procédure presse » à l’université de Strasbourg

Vives réactions après la mise en place d’une « procédure presse » à l’université de Strasbourg | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
L’établissement a renoncé à ses consignes visant à encadrer les communications des enseignants-chercheurs et personnels administratifs avec les médias.
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The corruption of modern academic medicine — How your doctor was bought

The corruption of modern academic medicine — How your doctor was bought | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
Many doctors are genuinely puzzled why much of the general public does not trust what they say. For example, there’s the GOOP story. Gwenyth Paltrow sells lots of scientifically iffy wellness…
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It's time to reboot the relationship between expertise and democracy – Tom Nichols | Aeon Essays

It's time to reboot the relationship between expertise and democracy – Tom Nichols | Aeon Essays | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
Experts are either derided or held up as all-seeing gurus. Time to reboot the relationship between expertise and democracy
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Is science only for the rich?

Is science only for the rich? | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
Around the world, poverty and social background remain huge barriers in scientific careers.
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Le doctorat : une tradition à l’aube de sa (potentielle) transformation

Le doctorat : une tradition à l’aube de sa (potentielle) transformation | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
Héritage d’une longue tradition, le doctorat semble avoir du mal à évoluer en France, malgré un contexte international en transformation. Revue des pistes d’innovation expérimentées et possibles.
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Conference fees and accessibility: when doors are barred

Blog Abby Lippman, Scholar in Residence at BioéthiqueOnline; Professor Emerita in the Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health at McGill University;  Bryn Williams-Jones, E…
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107 cancer papers retracted due to peer review fraud

107 cancer papers retracted due to peer review fraud | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
New papers were found through investigations into previous fraud.
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Drama Over How Eels Navigate Highlights Problems in Science Publishing

Drama Over How Eels Navigate Highlights Problems in Science Publishing | Science ethics - éthique des sciences | Scoop.it
You might see science as splashy headlines and a barrage of new results—but in the background are people with emotions and ambitions, politics, and a system that promotes publishing novel findings above all. A new paper on eel navigation highlights some of these systemic troubles.
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