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Guardian Article on Academic Publishing

Jim West and the Abnormally insightful Duane Smith have commented on The Guardian’s recent article, which argues convincingly that academic publishing is far too restrictive in its cost. It points out, among other things:

Academic publishers make Murdoch look like a socialist.

It’s a good read that will unfortunately likely fall on deaf ears (I know Brill vehemently defends their exorbitance).