Power , and Patronage : On Inequality and Academic Publishing

  title={Power , and Patronage : On Inequality and Academic Publishing},
  author={Chad Wellmon and Andrew Piper},
In 2007, the Higher Education Funding Council in England, the government body responsible for distributing funding to universities, revealed a national system to measure and compare institutions of higher education––the Research Excellence Framework (REF). Designed to assess the quality of research in institutions of higher education in the United Kingdom, the program sought to produce “indicators of research excellence,” provide a basis for the distribution of funds, produce a sustainable… CONTINUE READING
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