update on Studies in Diversity Linguistics
Randy John LaPolla (Prof)
RandyLaPolla at NTU.EDU.SG
Sat Dec 21 04:05:51 UTC 2013
Relevant to the issue Martin is addressing with Language Science Press, recent Nobel Prize winner Randy Schekman has come out against "luxury journals", such as Nature and Science:
http://theconversation.com/how-to-break-free-from-the-stifling-grip-of-luxury-journals-21669 (response to feedback he got from the first one)
http://www.elifesciences.org/how-to-break-free-from-the-tyranny-of-luxury-journals-the-conversation/ (same as immediately above, but includes comments)
Schekman has also started an open access press for the life sciences, eLife:
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