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'$100 is not much to you': Open science and neglected accessibilities for scientific research in Africa

Abstract:

The Open Science (OS) movement promises nothing less than a revolution in the availability of scientific knowledge around the globe. By removing barriers to online data and encouraging publication in Open Access formats and Open Data archives, OS seeks to expand the role, reach and value of research. The promises of OS imply a set of expectations about what different publics hope to gain from research, how accountability and participation can be enhanced, and what makes science public in the ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SAME
Sub department:
Social & Cultural Anthropology
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Author
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Grant:
‘Beyond the Digital Divide’ [grant number RPG-2013-153
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Grant:
‘Anthropology of Ebola Outbreaks’ [grant number ES/M009203/1
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis Publisher's website
Journal:
Critical Public Health Journal website
Volume:
27
Issue:
1
Pages:
39-49
Publication date:
2017-01-01
Acceptance date:
2016-10-20
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-3682
ISSN:
0958-1596
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680926
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2017-03-02

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