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World Wide ResearchReshaping the Sciences and Humanities$
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William H. Dutton and Paul W. Jeffreys

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780262014397

Published to MIT Press Scholarship Online: August 2013

DOI: 10.7551/mitpress/9780262014397.001.0001

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9.1 The Agenda-Setting Role of e-Research

9.1 The Agenda-Setting Role of e-Research

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(p.272) 9.1 The Agenda-Setting Role of e-Research
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World Wide Research
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Paul Wouters

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The MIT Press
DOI:10.7551/mitpress/9780262014397.003.0031

A complex institutional and intellectual arrangement shapes the agenda of publicly funded scholarly and scientific research. Given the potential of e-Research to alter the landscape dramatically of academic work, its role in the setting of research agendas should also be explored. This chapter considers how e-Research affects researchers' questions and discusses funding and resources for e-Research as well as the new skills required of new generations of researchers. It also looks at new forms of social accountability for researchers.

Keywords:   e-Research, research agendas, funding, skills, researchers, social accountability

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