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Motivational Dimensions in the “Publish or Perish” Dictum

Appana, Subhash and Goundar, Sam and Aziz, Sanya (2021) Motivational Dimensions in the “Publish or Perish” Dictum. In: Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy, and Governance. Springer Nature, Switzerland, TBC. ISBN 978-3-319-31816-5

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This paper examines the motivational dimensions of the “publish or perish” dictum that governs the working life and careers of contemporary academics. It focuses on Private Training Establishments (PTEs) in New Zealand, and contends that, given the nature of the industry and its pecuniary potential, a total reliance on internal mechanisms to motivate and encourage research might not be enough for various reasons.

Item Type: Book Chapter
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Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions: School of Business and Management (SBM)
Depositing User: Fulori Nainoca - Waqairagata
Date Deposited: 08 Feb 2021 00:57
Last Modified: 22 Sep 2021 02:22

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