The Handbook of Journal Publishing

The Handbook of Journal Publishing

An up-to-date and comprehensive handbook written by experienced professionals, covering all aspects of journal publishing, both online and in print.

Author: Sally Morris

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781107020856

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 467

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An up-to-date and comprehensive handbook written by experienced professionals, covering all aspects of journal publishing, both online and in print.
Categories: Business & Economics

The Handbook of Scholarly Writing and Publishing

The Handbook of Scholarly Writing and Publishing

The Handbook of Scholarly Writing and Publishing is a groundbreaking resource that offers emerging and experienced scholars from all disciplines a comprehensive review of the essential elements needed to craft scholarly papers and other ...

Author: Tonette S. Rocco

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 047094921X

Category: Education

Page: 368

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The Handbook of Scholarly Writing and Publishing is a groundbreaking resource that offers emerging and experienced scholars from all disciplines a comprehensive review of the essential elements needed to craft scholarly papers and other writing suitable for submission to academic journals. The authors discuss the components of different types of manuscripts, explain the submission process, and offer readers suggestions for working with editors and coauthors, dealing with rejection, and rewriting and resubmitting their work. They include advice for developing quality writing skills, outline the fundamentals of a good review, and offer guidance for becoming an excellent manuscript reviewer. "One of those rare books that will teach you something new every time you pick it up. It belongs on the desks of emerging scholars and writing professors everywhere."—Nancy L. Zimpher, chancellor, The State University of New York "Rocco and Hatcher have done every scholar, doctoral student, and committee chair a huge favor by putting this book together. Now in one place we can find resources to help graduate students and scholars get over their writing blocks and fear of writing, and learn how to write successfully."—Alan L. Carsrud, Loretta Rogers Chair of Entrepreneurship Research, Ryerson University, and associate editor, Journal of Small Business Management "This handbook performs a valuable service by collecting the wisdom of scholars from different disciplines and countries and offering publishing guidance that is both rigorous and systematic. Everyone who writes for scholarly publication will benefit from the insights provided by this book."—Tom Radko, editor, Journal of Scholarly Publishing
Categories: Education

Academic Writing and Publishing

Academic Writing and Publishing

It should serve as a handbook for postgraduates and lecturers new to publishing. The book is written in a readable and lively personal style.

Author: James Hartley

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134053650

Category: Education

Page: 208

View: 851

Academic Writing and Publishing will show academics (mainly in the social sciences) how to write and publish research articles. Its aim is to supply examples and brief discussions of recent work in all aspects of the area in short, sharp chapters. It should serve as a handbook for postgraduates and lecturers new to publishing. The book is written in a readable and lively personal style. The advice given is direct and based on up-to-date research that goes beyond that given in current textbooks. For example, the chapter on titles lists different kinds of titles and their purposes not discussed in other texts. The chapter on abstracts instructs the reader on writing structured abstracts from the start.
Categories: Education

The Oxford Handbook of Publishing

The Oxford Handbook of Publishing

This Handbook is essential reading for anyone interested in publishing, literature, and the business of media, entertainment, culture, communication, and information.

Author: Angus Phillips

Publisher: Oxford Handbooks

ISBN: 9780198794202

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 464

View: 386

Publishing is one of the oldest and most influential businesses in the world. It remains an essential creative and knowledge industry, worth over $140 billion a year, which continues to shape our education and culture. Two trends make this a particularly exciting time. The first is the revolution in communications technology that has transformed what it means to publish; far from resting on their laurels and retreating into tradition, publishers are doing as they always have - staying on the cutting edge. The second is the growing body of academic work that studies publishing in its many forms. Both mean that there has never been a more important time to examine this essential practice and the current state of knowledge. The Oxford Handbook of Publishing marks the coming of age of the scholarship in publishing studies with a comprehensive exploration of current research, featuring contributions from both industry professionals and internationally renowned scholars on subjects such as copyright, corporate social responsibility, globalizing markets, and changing technology. This authoritative volume looks at the relationship of the book publishing industry with other media, and how intellectual property underpins what publishers do. It outlines the complex and risky economics of the industry and examines how marketing, publicity, and sales have become ever more central aspects of business practice, while also exploring different sectors in depth and giving full treatment to the transformational and much discussed impact of digital publishing. This Handbook is essential reading for anyone interested in publishing, literature, and the business of media, entertainment, culture, communication, and information.
Categories: Business & Economics

Handbook of Research on Scholarly Publishing and Research Methods

Handbook of Research on Scholarly Publishing and Research Methods

The Handbook of Research on Scholarly Publishing and Research Methods assists researchers in navigating the field of scholarly publishing through a careful analysis of multidisciplinary research topics and recent trends in the industry.

Author: Wang, Victor C. X.

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781466674103

Category: Reference

Page: 589

View: 950

For faculty to advance their careers in higher education, publishing is essential. A competitive marketplace, strict research standards, and scrupulous tenure committees are all challenges academicians face in publishing their research and achieving tenure at their institutions. The Handbook of Research on Scholarly Publishing and Research Methods assists researchers in navigating the field of scholarly publishing through a careful analysis of multidisciplinary research topics and recent trends in the industry. With its broad, practical focus, this handbook is of particular use to researchers, scholars, professors, graduate students, and librarians.
Categories: Reference

Handbook for Academic Authors

Handbook for Academic Authors

In this fourth edition, Beth Luey offers up to date advice to academic authors.

Author: Beth Luey

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521891981

Category: Psychology

Page: 320

View: 140

In this fourth edition, Beth Luey offers up to date advice to academic authors.
Categories: Psychology

Peer Review and Manuscript Management in Scientific Journals

Peer Review and Manuscript Management in Scientific Journals

Although intended primarily for journals in science, much of its content will be relevant to other scholarly areas. This book is co-published with the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP) (www.alpsp.org)

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470750261

Category: Science

Page: 312

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This comprehensive yet concise book provides a thorough and complete guide to every aspect of managing the peer review process for scientific journals. Until now, little information has been readily available on how this important facet of the journal publishing process should be conducted properly. Peer Review and Manuscript Management in Scientific Journals fills this gap and provides clear guidance on all aspects of peer review, from manuscript submission to final decision. Peer Review and Manuscript Management in Scientific Journals is an essential reference for science journal editors, editorial office staff and publishers. It is an invaluable handbook for the set-up of new Editorial Offices, as well as a useful reference for well-established journals which may need guidance on a particular situation, or may want to review their current practices. Although intended primarily for journals in science, much of its content will be relevant to other scholarly areas. ?This wonderful work by Dr. Hames can be used as a textbook in courses for both experienced and novice editors, and I trust that it is what Dr. Hames intended when she prepared this beautiful book. Every scientific editor should read it.? Journal of Educational Evaluation for Health Professionals, 2008 This book is co-published with the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP) (www.alpsp.org) ALPSP members are entitled to a 30% discount on this book.
Categories: Science

The History of Springer Publishing Company

The History of Springer Publishing Company

This is a unique and intimate insider's account of the founding and growth of a small New York science and medical publishing company over the first 57 years.

Author: Ursula Springer, PhD

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826111130

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 224

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This is a unique and intimate insider's account of the founding and growth of a small New York science and medical publishing company over the first 57 years. Bernhard Springer, the Berlin-born great-grandson of the founder of Springer-Verlag, started his own publishing company in 1950. For the next 20 years, he slowly but surely grew his company from the ground up, demonstrating a preternatural ability to foresee areas where quality publishing was needed and answering that need. Beginning modestly with books like the Livestock Health Encyclopedia, he published his first nursing title, Handbook of Cardiology for Nurses in 1952. The company would soon branch into other fields, but nursing remained (as it remains today) Springer Publishing's signature subject, the quality and depth of which list having cemented Springer's reputation as one of the major publishers in the field. In the 1960s, Springer again recognized a nascent field in need of quality research-gerontology--and became one of the first publishers to commission books extensively on the topic, again establishing an international reputation as a industry leader in that field. The company continued to build its programs in other areas, including psychology, where its publication of the controversial psychologist Silvan Tomkins's The Picture Arrangement Test established a reputation for risk-taking. Bernhard Springer's untimely death in 1970 left the company in the hands of his wife Ursula, a teacher by trade, who went on to run the company for 34 years. Dr. Springer oversaw in that long turbulent period many changes in the publishing industry but continued to build on her husband's innovations while establishing an identity of her own as a book and journals publisher to reckon with. This book is Dr. Springer's story of the Springer Publishing Company, from its inception to its sale to Mannheim Holdings, LLC, in 2004, and beyond. Dr. Springer tells a fascinating first-hand tale of the joys and travails of starting and maintaining a small publishing business, the delicate art of courting and signing good authors (and books), and other tricks of the trade. She is particularly vivid in conveying the spirit, special character, and accomplishments of the company, which has had its share of successes and disappointments, as well as colorful personalities, among both its authors and its employees. Today, Springer Publishing Company remains a thriving concern and this book is not only enlightening reading to anyone interested in publishing, business history, or Springer Publishing, but also serves as a fitting tribute to two people of unusual vision and intrepidity.
Categories: Business & Economics

Handbook of Research on Web Log Analysis

Handbook of Research on Web Log Analysis

"This book reflects on the multifaceted themes of Web use and presents various approaches to log analysis"--Provided by publisher.

Author: Jansen, Bernard J.

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781599049755

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 628

View: 553

"This book reflects on the multifaceted themes of Web use and presents various approaches to log analysis"--Provided by publisher.
Categories: Business & Economics

Higher Education Handbook of Theory and Research

Higher Education  Handbook of Theory and Research

Published annually since 1985, the Handbook series provides a compendium of thorough and integrative literature reviews on a diverse array of topics of interest to the higher education scholarly and policy communities.

Author: Michael B. Paulsen

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9783030034573

Category: Education

Page: 663

View: 737

Published annually since 1985, the Handbook series provides a compendium of thorough and integrative literature reviews on a diverse array of topics of interest to the higher education scholarly and policy communities. Each chapter provides a comprehensive review of research findings on a selected topic, critiques the research literature in terms of its conceptual and methodological rigor and sets forth an agenda for future research intended to advance knowledge on the chosen topic. The Handbook focuses on a comprehensive set of central areas of study in higher education that encompasses the salient dimensions of scholarly and policy inquiries undertaken in the international higher education community. Each annual volume contains chapters on such diverse topics as research on college students and faculty, organization and administration, curriculum and instruction, policy, diversity issues, economics and finance, history and philosophy, community colleges, advances in research methodology and more. The series is fortunate to have attracted annual contributions from distinguished scholars throughout the world.
Categories: Education

The Handbook of International Psychology

The Handbook of International Psychology

these is the Mexican Journal of Psychology, one of the few Latin American
journals that have appeared uninterrupted for the last 20 years. Published by the
MPS, it has outlasted many journals that either published a few initial volumes ...

Author: Michael J. Stevens

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135941093

Category: Psychology

Page: 560

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World events have raised pressing questions of psychology as it is practiced all over the globe. The Handbook of International Psychology chronicles the discipline of psychology as it evolves in different regions, in the hope of reducing the isolated, parochial, and ethnocentric nature of the American profession. It surveys the history, methodology, education and training, and the future of psychology in nine distinct regions across six continents. They represent long histories in the field, such as the United States and the United Kingdom, emerging practices, such as Uganda, Korea and Spain, the lesser-known philosophies of China and histories marked by massive social change, as in Poland and Iran. The editors have carefully selected contributors, as well as an editorial board created especially for this project. Each chapter follows a uniform outline, unifying the volume as a whole, but allowing for the cultural diversity and status of psychology in each country.
Categories: Psychology

Writing for Publication

Writing for Publication

This book offers systematic instruction and evidence-based guidance to academic authors.

Author: Mary Renck Jalongo

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9783319316505

Category: Education

Page: 315

View: 279

This book offers systematic instruction and evidence-based guidance to academic authors. It demystifies scholarly writing and helps build both confidence and skill in aspiring and experienced authors. The first part of the book focuses on the author’s role, writing’s risks and rewards, practical strategies for improving writing, and ethical issues. Part Two focuses on the most common writing tasks: conference proposals, practical articles, research articles, and books. Each chapter is replete with specific examples, templates to generate a first draft, and checklists or rubrics for self-evaluation. The final section of the book counsels graduate students and professors on selecting the most promising projects; generating multiple related, yet distinctive, publications from the same body of work; and using writing as a tool for professional development. Written by a team that represents outstanding teaching, award-winning writing, and extensive editorial experience, the book leads teacher/scholar/authors to replace the old “publish or perish” dictum with a different, growth-seeking orientation: publish and flourish.
Categories: Education

The Handbook of Magazine Studies

The Handbook of Magazine Studies

Currently, about 3000 consumer magazine titles, almost all in Chinese, are
published and circulated. This number pales in comparison to the vast sea of
periodicals published in the UK and the USA due to restrictions on journal
publishing ...

Author: Miglena Sternadori

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119151555

Category: Social Science

Page: 550

View: 182

A scholarly work examining the continuing evolution of the magazine—part of the popular Handbooks in Media and Communication series The Handbook of Magazine Studies is a wide-ranging study of the ways in which the political economy of magazines has dramatically shifted in recent years—and continues to do so at a rapid pace. Essays from emerging and established scholars explore the cultural function of magazine media in light of significant changes in content delivery, format, and audience. This volume integrates academic examination with pragmatic discussion to explore contemporary organizational practices, content, and cultural impact. Offering original research and fresh insights, thirty-six chapters provide a truly global perspective on the conceptual and historical foundations of magazines, their organizational cultures and narrative strategies, and their influences on society, identities, and lifestyle. The text addresses topics such as the role of advocacy in shaping and changing magazine identities, magazines and advertising in the digital age, gender and sexuality in magazines, and global magazine markets. Useful to scholars and educators alike, this book: Discusses media theory, academic research, and real-world organizational dynamics Presents essays from both emerging and established scholars in disciplines such as art, geography, and women’s studies Features in-depth case studies of magazines in international, national, and regional contexts Explores issues surrounding race, ethnicity, activism, and resistance Whether used as a reference, a supplementary text, or as a catalyst to spark new research, The Handbook of Magazine Studies is a valuable resource for students, educators, and scholars in fields of mass media, communication, and journalism.
Categories: Social Science

Writing and Publishing

Writing and Publishing

The length and types of book reviews vary widely. For example, journals
dedicated to publishing lengthy reviews of books, like the New York Times
Review of Books and the Women's Review of Books, are highly competitive to
review for and ...

Author: Carol Smallwood

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 9780838909966

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 189

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Have you ever considered writing or reviewing for the library community? Are you interested in publishing a book on your favorite author or hobby? Do you need to write and publish for tenure? If so, Writing and Publishing is for you. Practical how-to guidance covering fiction, poetry, children's books/magazines, self-publishing, literary agents, personal blogging, and other topics will help you write * As an expert for other library professionals * Creative copy and information about your library * Copy for websites, blogs, and online columns * Bibliographic essays and lists * Book reviews (formal and informal)Writing and Publishing will serve as a great resource, whether in taking the anxiety out of writing or refining your style, you’ll use this book as much as your pen or keyboard!
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Handbook of Scales in Tourism and Hospitality Research

Handbook of Scales in Tourism and Hospitality Research

While only a small number of hospitality and tourism journals were available in
the mid-1970s, there are now over 250 journals publishing thousands of papers
a year. Scholars in the 1970s could read every single article published in their ...

Author: Dogan Gursoy

Publisher: CABI

ISBN: 9781780644530

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 427

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As the field of tourism and hospitality experiences maturity and scientific sophistication, researchers need to fully understand the breadth and depth of existing scales that help explain, understand, monitor, and predict not only behaviour but also consequences of such behaviour as a function of demand and supply interactions in the field. By introducing the importance of measurement and scales and providing groupings of existing scales The Handbook of Scales in Tourism and Hospitality Research serves as the state of the art reference book in the field of tourism, hospitality and allied fields such leisure, recreation, and services management .
Categories: Business & Economics

The Handbook of Social Work Research Methods

The Handbook of Social Work Research Methods

This chapter considers four major sources: professional journals, books,
commercial publishing houses specializing in ... Other journals might publish
instruments that are relevant to the professional or scholarly discipline of the
readership ...

Author: Bruce Thyer

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9781452278889

Category: Social Science

Page: 672

View: 417

Click on the Supplements tab above for further details on the different versions of SPSS programs. The canonical Handbook is completely updated with more student-friendly features The Handbook of Social Work Research Methods is a cutting-edge volume that covers all the major topics that are relevant for Social Work Research methods. Edited by Bruce Thyer and containing contributions by leading authorities, this Handbook covers both qualitative and quantitative approaches as well as a section that delves into more general issues such as evidence based practice, ethics, gender, ethnicity, International Issues, integrating both approaches, and applying for grants. New to this Edition More content on qualitative methods and mixed methods More coverage of evidence-based practice More support to help students effectively use the Internet A companion Web site at www.sagepub.com/thyerhdbk2e containing a test bank and PowerPoint slides for instructors and relevant SAGE journal articles for students. This Handbook serves as a primary text in the methods courses in MSW programs and doctoral level programs. It can also be used as a reference and research design tool for anyone doing scholarly research in social work or human services.
Categories: Social Science

The Oxford Handbook of Political Science

The Oxford Handbook of Political Science

This means that the professional associations and journals of these disciplines
are hospitable (if to varying degrees) to work in political theory. Among the
general political science journals, it is quite common to find political theory
published in ...

Author: Robert E. Goodin

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780191619793

Category: Political Science

Page: 1312

View: 512

Drawing on the rich resources of the ten-volume series of The Oxford Handbooks of Political Science, this one-volume distillation provides a comprehensive overview of all the main branches of contemporary political science: political theory; political institutions; political behavior; comparative politics; international relations; political economy; law and politics; public policy; contextual political analysis; and political methodology. Sixty-seven of the top political scientists worldwide survey recent developments in those fields and provide penetrating introductions to exciting new fields of study. Following in the footsteps of the New Handbook of Political Science edited by Robert Goodin and Hans-Dieter Klingemann a decade before, this Oxford Handbook will become an indispensable guide to the scope and methods of political science as a whole. It will serve as the reference book of record for political scientists and for those following their work for years to come.
Categories: Political Science

The Handbook of Creative Writing

The Handbook of Creative Writing

In 1998, I founded a literary journal called Fence, which has been in continuous,
regular publication ever since, and which has gone on to be quite successful and
respected. In this chapter I will tell you, or at least imply to you, how I did this.

Author: Steven Earnshaw

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

ISBN: 9780748689774

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 496

View: 963

In this new edition 54 chapters cover the central pillars of writing creatively: the theories behind the creativity, the techniques and writing as a commercial enterprise. With contributions from over 50 poets, novelists, dramatists, publishers, editors, tutors, critics and scholars, this is the essential guide to writing and getting published. DT A 3-in-1 text with outstanding breadth of coverage on the theories, the craft & the business of creative writing DT Includes practical advice on getting published & making money from your writing New for this edition: DT Chapters on popular topics such as 'self-publishing and the rise of the indie author', 'social media', 'flash fiction', 'song lyrics', 'creative-critical hybrids' and 'collaboration in the theatre' DT New and updated exercises to help you practice your writing DT Up-to-date information on teaching, copyright, writing for the web & earning a living as a writer DT Updated Glossary of Terms
Categories: Literary Criticism

The Journal Writer s Handbook

The Journal Writer s Handbook

The Journal Writer's Handbook covers the whole of the journal writing journey, from getting started with your practice, to using your journal as a vital source of comfort and inspiration when times get tough or when you would like to boost ...

Author: Juliet Platt

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1984981277

Category:

Page: 164

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The Journal Writer's Handbook covers the whole of the journal writing journey, from getting started with your practice, to using your journal as a vital source of comfort and inspiration when times get tough or when you would like to boost your creativity and resourcefulness. There are dozens of exercises, ideas and approaches to journal writing, and various accounts from journal writers about their own journaling experiences and insights. Also included are a Mood Index, offering journaling inspiration for 50 different moods, and a Life Event index, cross-referencing different journaling exercises with over a dozen common life events. Embark on your own personal voyage of self-discovery and allow your reflective writing practice reveal its very special treasure.
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IAAP Handbook of Applied Psychology

IAAP Handbook of Applied Psychology

This chapter reviews a sample of refereed journal papers and book chapters on
traffic psychology topics published during the years 1998–2008. The start date
was the year that the journal Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology ...

Author: Paul R. Martin

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781444395143

Category: Psychology

Page: 832

View: 307

The IAAP Handbook of Applied Psychology, an up-to-date and authoritative reference, provides a critical overview of applied psychology from an international perspective. Brings together articles by leading authorities from around the world Provides the reader with a complete overview of the field and highlights key research findings Divided into three parts: professional psychology, substantive areas of applied psychology, and special topics in applied psychology Explores the challenges, opportunities, and potential future developments in applied psychology Features comprehensive coverage of the field, including topics as diverse as clinical health psychology, environmental psychology, and consumer psychology
Categories: Psychology