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Sokal Affair via Bentham Journal

June 13, 2009
© Leah Warkentin/Design Pics/Corbis

© Leah Warkentin/Design Pics/Corbis

Philip Davis, Cornell University Librarian, submitted a nonsensical, albeit grammatically correct, paper created with SCIge which was accepted for publication by Bentham Science journals. This reminds one of the Sokal Hoax. Pretty scandalous, if you ask me. What with the recent scandal of a certain major publisher, what is becoming of this publishing trade??

Read about it here and here.

One Comment leave one →
  1. flashplayer permalink
    July 7, 2009 6:36 pm

    Hmm. Is it true? 🙂

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