Research on research.

  title={Research on research.},
  author={Martin Enserink},
  volume={361 6408},
  • M. Enserink
  • Published 21 September 2018
  • Sociology, Medicine
  • Science
The number of scientists who study science itself is growing rapidly, driven in part by the realization that science isn9t always the rigorous, objective search for knowledge it9s supposed to be. Editors of medical journals, embarrassed by the quality of the papers they were publishing, began to turn the lens of science on their own profession decades ago, creating a new field now named "journalology." More recently, psychologists have taken the lead, plagued by existential doubts after many… 
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