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A Disciplinary View of Changes in Publications' Reference Lists After Peer Review

  title={A Disciplinary View of Changes in Publications' Reference Lists After Peer Review},
  author={Aliakbar Akbaritabar and D. Stephen},
This paper provides insight into the changes manuscripts undergo during peer review, the potential reasons for these changes, and the differences between scientific fields. A growing body of literature is assessing the effect of peer review on manuscripts, however much of this research currently focuses on the social and medical sciences. We matched more than 6,000 preprint-publication pairs across multiple fields and quantified the changes in their reference lists. We also quantified the… Expand
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