The Proliferation of Publishing: Economic Rationality and Ritualized Productivity in a Neoliberal Era

  • Joseph C. Hermanowicz
  • Published 2016


Article publication in the field of sociology has proliferated. Data are presented on change in the number of sociology journals over time, the patterns of publication productivity by faculty in differently ranked sociology programs, and the patterns of article output by faculty of different age cohorts located in top-, middle-, and bottom-ranked sociology… (More)


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