What’s Hot and Cooking In Scholarly Publishing
Phaedra Cress is the Executive Editor, Aesthetic Surgery Journal.
This Guest Post from Phaedra Cress explores the increased acceptance of unethical behavior in scholarly publishing.
Are we losing good articles to predatory journals, with little recourse for unsuspecting authors? Or are authors becoming increasingly complicit and symbiotic in their relationships with illegitimate publishing entities with disregard for the greater good? Maybe it’s both. Today’s guest post explores what can happen when an author accidentally falls into the predatory journal rabbit hole.