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Bibliometric analysis of social media research: Publication output for different social media platforms

Recently, I’ve been invited to give a Workshop at the General Online Research conference (GOR 14) to sum up the recent activities in social media research in the social sciences (the slides from my workshop entitled „What’s new in social media research: A quick guide through recent publications (2012-2013) for social scientists“ can be found… 612 more words

Social Media

Anime and Manga Studies in 2013 in Numbers

Trying to ask what exactly is meant by an academic discipline, field or area is a question that is almost so broad as to be meaningless. 913 more words

Sustainability & Management Education

I’ve just comepleted bibliometric research on the growth of the ‘sustainability discourse’ in business, management & organisational studies over the past twenty years.  Not surprisingly, growth in this field has been huge over this time-frame, and it has appeared to accelerate strongly in the last 5 or so years, and shows no signs of abating.    152 more words

Climate Change

A decidedly odd thing we do in academic publishing

I’ve been reading a book called Space, Place and Inclusive Learning. The title is slightly misleading, as most of the chapters are about initial education in schools and universities, but the book is an interesting illustration of how concepts of space and place are helping to inform educational research. 247 more words