Science and Engineering Ethics

, Volume 8, Issue 2, pp 155-174

First online:

Responsible authorship and peer review

  • James R. WilsonAffiliated withDepartment of Industrial Engineering, North Carolina State University Email author 

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In this article the basic principles of responsible authorship and peer review are surveyed, with special emphasis on (a) guidelines for refereeing archival journal articles and proposals; and (b) how these guidelines should be taken into account at all stages of writing.