Monthly Archives: September 2015

Academics are being hoodwinked into writing books nobody can buy

An editor called me up to ask me if I’d like to write a book. I smelled a rat, but I played along…

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I have had these calls.  There is a very dark underbelly and if this is your only alternative to publishing I think you are better off giving it away to a select but appreciative audience.  This is, of course, easier to do all the time with various technologies for sharing.  Consider it.  This is not vanity publishing.