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Title Assessing quality in European educational research : indicators and approaches / Ingrid Gogolin, Fredrik Åström, Antje Hansen (eds.)
Published Wiesbaden : Springer VS, 2014


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 201 pages) : illustrations
Contents Semantic Analyses -- Extrinsic Indicators & Citation Analyses -- Intrinsic Indicators & Peer Review.-Relevance for other research fields
Summary Competition-based models for research policy and management have an increasing influence throughout the research process, from attracting funding to publishing results. The introduction of quality control methods utilizing various forms of performance indicators is part of this development. The authors presented in this volume deal with the following questions: What counts as 'quality', and how can this be assessed? What are the possible side effects of current quality control systems on research conducted in the European Research Area, especially in the social sciences and the humanities? Contents The Search Engine Semantic Analyses Extrinsic Indicators & Citation Analyses Intrinsic Indicators & Peer Review Relevance for other research fields Target Groups Scientists from the field of educational sciences and other social sciences and humanities, particularly political studies and sociology Practitioners in research administration and policy Academic publishers The Editors Ingrid Gogolin is Professor for International Comparative and Intercultural Education Research at the University of Hamburg. She was the Coordinator of the EERQI Project. Fredrik Åström holds a research position at Lund University Libraries Head Office and works on the visualization of research fields. He holds a Ph. D. in library and information science. Antje Hansen is a research manager at the University of Hamburg in the Faculty of Education. She holds an MA in European Studies from Boğazıcı University, Istanbul
Analysis sociale wetenschappen
social sciences
Social Sciences (General)
Sociale wetenschappen (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed May 15, 2014)
Subject Education -- Research -- Europe
EDUCATION -- Essays.
EDUCATION -- Organizations & Institutions.
EDUCATION -- Reference.
Sciences sociales.
Sciences humaines.
Education -- Research
Form Electronic book
Author Gogolin, Ingrid, editor.
Åström, Fredrik, editor
Hansen, Antje, editor
ISBN 9783658059699