On Publishing

Social Epistemology 24 (3):191-200 (2011)
I discuss the social significance of publication in the life of a scientific knowledge object . The importance of publication is made evident by the complex issue of unpublication . Unpublication is a tempting option in the electronic world. I argue against the viability of unpublication, both on practical and on principled grounds related to the cascading entitlements of published paper
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DOI 10.1080/02691728.2010.499178
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