Publish or perish - a case study

Colin Eden, Sue Jones

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    This paper describes and discusses a consultancy project which was concerned with identifying a successful future for an ailing journal. The paper emphasises that part of the project which involved problem construction and discusses the use of cognitive mapping as an aid to defining the nature of a policy problem which involves conflicting and qualitative views of the problem.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)131-139
    Number of pages9
    JournalJournal of the Operational Research Society
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - Feb 1980


    • publish
    • perish
    • case study
    • consultancy project
    • problem construction
    • cognitive mapping
    • policy problem
    • qualitative views


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