Hijacked journals, hijacked web-sites, journal phishing, misleading metrics, and predatory publishing: actual and potential threats to academic integrity and publishing ethics

@article{Dadkhah2016HijackedJH,
  title={Hijacked journals, hijacked web-sites, journal phishing, misleading metrics, and predatory publishing: actual and potential threats to academic integrity and publishing ethics},
  author={Mehdi Dadkhah and Tomasz Maliszewski and Jaime A. Teixeira da Silva},
  journal={Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology},
  year={2016},
  volume={12},
  pages={353-362}
}
  • Mehdi Dadkhah, Tomasz Maliszewski, Jaime A. Teixeira da Silva
  • Published 2016
  • Engineering, Medicine
  • Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology
  • Academic research has always faced challenges associated with assuring its quality and seeking optimal ways of representing results. Conducting a high level of research and selecting a suitable target publisher and journal require careful attention. The choice of publishing venue has been expanded by the open access (OA) movement, spurring additional scientific activity. The benefits of OA, which consist, generally speaking, in making the results of empirical research and/or the results of… CONTINUE READING

    Tables and Topics from this paper.

    Explore Further: Topics Discussed in This Paper

    Citations

    Publications citing this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 22 CITATIONS, ESTIMATED 67% COVERAGE

    Problems and challenges of predatory journals

    Spam emails in academia: issues and costs

    VIEW 2 EXCERPTS
    CITES BACKGROUND

    Does China need to rethink its metrics- and citation-based research rewards policies?

    VIEW 2 EXCERPTS
    CITES BACKGROUND

    FILTER CITATIONS BY YEAR

    2016
    2020

    References

    Publications referenced by this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 24 REFERENCES

    Predatory Publishing, Questionable Peer Review, and Fraudulent Conferences

    • John D. Bowman
    • Medicine
    • American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education
    • 2014
    VIEW 2 EXCERPTS

    The forensic implications of predatory publishing

    • Roger W. Byard
    • Medicine, Engineering
    • Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology
    • 2016
    VIEW 1 EXCERPT