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ASIST 2012 Annual Meeting 
Baltimore, MD, October 26-30, 2012 

Gender and ethnicity trends in journal peer review: An empirical investigation using JASIST
Guo Zhang and Bradford Demarest

Monday, 6:30pm


This study analyzed rates of acceptance to the Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology over a recent two-year period, in order to shed light on extra-scientific social trends (specifically, gender and ethnicity of authors and reviewers) in academic journal submission acceptance.