Azar, Ofer H. (2005): Citing reprinted material. Forthcoming in: American Economist
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Journal articles are sometimes later reprinted as chapters of edited books. The question whether citations of this material should mention the book or the journal has significant implications. I describe several advantages of citing the journal: it allows the readers to locate the material more easily and to handle it more conveniently (when it is available electronically); it gives a better signal about how important and updated the material is; and it gives the journal proper credit, which is important because journals are ranked based on citations. Finally, several reasons for citing the book are also discussed.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Institution:||Ben-Gurion University of the Negev|
|Original Title:||Citing reprinted material|
|Keywords:||Citing; Citations; Edited volumes; Collective volumes; Reprinted articles; Professional ethics; Professional standards; Academic writing; Edited books; Journals; Journal impact|
|Subjects:||L - Industrial Organization > L8 - Industry Studies: Services > L82 - Entertainment; Media
A - General Economics and Teaching > A2 - Economics Education and Teaching of Economics > A20 - General
A - General Economics and Teaching > A1 - General Economics > A14 - Sociology of Economics
A - General Economics and Teaching > A1 - General Economics > A10 - General
A - General Economics and Teaching > A3 - Collective Works > A30 - General
|Depositing User:||Ofer Azar|
|Date Deposited:||17. Aug 2007|
|Last Modified:||17. Feb 2013 09:09|
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