The limitations of retraction notices and the heroic acts of authors who correct the scholarly record: An analysis of retractions of papers published from 1975 to 2019

@article{Vuong2020TheLO,
  title={The limitations of retraction notices and the heroic acts of authors who correct the scholarly record: An analysis of retractions of papers published from 1975 to 2019},
  author={Quan‐Hoang Vuong},
  journal={Learned Publishing},
  year={2020},
  volume={33}
}
  • Q. Vuong
  • Published 2020
  • Political Science, Computer Science
  • Learned Publishing
While researchers with retracted papers – publications that are withdrawn because of significant errors or scientific misconduct – carry a permanent stain on their publishing records, understanding the causes and initiators of such retractions can shed a different light on the matter. This paper, based on a random sample of 2,046 retracted papers, which were published between 1975 and 2019, extracted from Retraction Watch and the websites of major publishers, shows that 53% of the retraction… Expand
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