1 edition of Trends in the academic abilities found in the catalog.
Trends in the academic abilities
by Research and Development Division, American College Testing Program in Iowa City, Iowa
Written in English
|Statement||E. James Maxey ... [et al.]|
|Series||ACT research report ; no. 74, ACT research report -- no. 74|
|Contributions||Maxey, E. J.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||22 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||22|
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Part 2 discusses education in Singapore and the adaptive Singapore workforce. Within the humanities, the monograph is still very much the “gold standard” for scholarly achievement, and thus trends in the publication of scholarly books serve as a particularly important barometer of the field’s health.
The graphs below depict the volume of new titles published in the. Interesting Academic Publishing Statistics #1. Revenues from higher education books that were published in was relatively flat, showing a gain of just %.
Revenues from academic books published for the pre-K through Grade 12 population declined by %. Here’s a closer look at three ongoing trends in the academic publishing world that all researchers and future researchers should know about.
A movement toward open access is underway. Open access is a simple concept: it grants access to published articles without subscriptions or. Gold open access books are more common in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.
Authors in Humanities and Social Sciences publish more books than those in the STEM. However, STEM authors are more likely to make their book chapters open access. Article processing charges are common in science but rare in the humanities. Andrew Coulson Directs the Cato Institute’s Center for Educational Freedom, and is author of the book Market education: the u nknown h istory.
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Really understanding book readers. Being intensely creative in communicating with book readers to break through massive digital clutter. This October’s data revealed that trade publishing revenue (book publishing excluding education) was down slightly: percent year-over-year for the first half of The reduction comes primarily from children’s and YA books, which were down 12 percent, in contrast to adult books, which rose 3 percent.
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