Forces and functions in scientific communication : an analysis of their interplay

@inproceedings{Roosendaal1998ForcesAF,
  title={Forces and functions in scientific communication : an analysis of their interplay},
  author={Hans E. Roosendaal and Peter A. Th. M. Geurts},
  year={1998}
}
This article deals with the transformation of the familiar, linear scientific information chain into an interactive scientific communication “network” in response to concomitant changes in scientific research and education. Societal conditions are seen to lead worldwide to the concept of strategic research: research dominated by "economy of scope". Strategic research leads to transnational research enterprises universities and other research institutions with a focus on return of research… CONTINUE READING