Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Edwin Mellen...

A "quasi-vanity press cunningly disguised as an academic publishing house."  Cunningly disguised?

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6 comments:

Anonymous said...

You're about to get sued!

Glaucon said...

One Halloween, I went trick-or-treating as an academic publishing house. But people kept thinking I was just a crazy narcissist and shooed me off their porches.

Anonymous said...

Edwin Mellen is a shitty press. What surprises me is the large number of people who don't seem to know that.

Anonymous said...

And it should be added that, apart from some obvious exceptions, Columbia University Press is a disgrace.

Anonymous said...

This academic blog is cunningly disguised as a vanity blog.

Anonymous said...

Apparently Columbia has been getting into the critical plant studies market:

http://cup.columbia.edu/book/978-0-231-16124-4/plantthinking