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- DescriptionResearch publications have always been key to building a successful career in science, yet little if any formal guidance is offered to young scientists on how to get research papers peer reviewed, accepted, and published by leading scientific journals. With What Editors Want , Philippa J. Benson and Susan C. Silver, two well-respected editors from the science publishing community, remedy that situation with a clear, straightforward guide that will be of use to all scientists. Benson and Silver instruct readers on how to identify the journals that are most likely to publish a given paper, how to write an effective cover letter, how to avoid common pitfalls of the submission process, and how to effectively navigate the all-important peer review process, including dealing with revisions and rejection. With supplemental advice from more than a dozen experts, this book will equip scientists with the kwledge they need to usher their papers through publication.
- Author BiographyPhilippa J. Benson is director of education and author services for the Charlesworth Group, an international organization that supports publishers. Susan C. Silver is editor in chief of Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, published by the Ecological Society of America.
- Author(s)Philippa J. Benson,Susan C. Silver
- PublisherThe University of Chicago Press
- Date of Publication15/02/2013
- SubjectUsage & Writing Guides
- Series TitleChicago Guides to Writing, Editing and Publishing
- Place of PublicationChicago, IL
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintUniversity of Chicago Press
- Content Note14 halftones, 3 line drawings, 3 figures, 4 tables
- Weight340 g
- Width152 mm
- Height229 mm
- Spine18 mm
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