An Experiment in Publication: Advance Publication Review

  title={An Experiment in Publication: Advance Publication Review},
  author={D. Weiss},
  journal={Applied Psychological Measurement},
  pages={1 - 7}
  • D. Weiss
  • Published 1989
  • Psychology
  • Applied Psychological Measurement
In its first 12 years of publication, Applied Psychological Measurement (APM) has published almost 500 articles. Given a rejection rate for first submissions that averaged about 70%, this means that we have reviewed approximately 1,700 manuscripts to select the 500 that we have published. It also means that we have rejected about 1,200 manuscripts. Although some of these 1,200 manuscripts will find their way into print in some form, the vast majority will never be published. There are many… Expand