Authors

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H-index - Alternatives and Modifications
... An individual h-index normalized by the average number of co-authors in the h-core has been introduced by Batista et al ... It might be simpler to divide citation counts by the number of authors before ordering the papers and obtaining the h-index, as originally suggested by Hirsch ... and some other indices that gives additional information about the shape of the author's citation function (heavy-tailed, flat/peaked, etc.) was proposed by GÄ…golewski and Grzegorzewski ...
Author Mill - Business Model
... Typically an author mill does the cheapest possible job of production it sets high cover prices and prints its books "on demand." The books are listed with on-line booksellers ... Any marketing, promotion, or physical bookstore placement is up to the authors themselves ... While authors are not "required" to buy any of their own books, authors who wish to find readers discover that they need to buy their own books for resale ...
Game Of Shadows - Allegations Concerning Barry Bonds
... According to the authors, Bonds began using stanozolol, the same drug for which Ben Johnson tested positive after winning the 100 meters at the 1988 Summer Olympics ... especially cattle Stanozolol, sold under the brand name Winstrol The authors also allege that at other times he used Clomid, a drug normally prescribed for infertility used to restore serum testosterone levels ... He also kept meticulous records of Bonds' program the authors report that Anderson's records indicate that Bonds took up to 20 pills a day and learned to inject ...
Author Mill - Definition
... As described by Writer Beware, an author mill is.. ... a company that publishes a very large number of authors in the expectation of selling a hundred books or so from each (as opposed to publishing a ... Author mills don't require authors to make any financial expenditures at all, hidden or otherwise ...

Famous quotes containing the word authors:

    Mostly, we authors must repeat ourselves—that’s the truth. We have two or three great moving experiences in our lives—experiences so great and moving that it doesn’t seem at the time that anyone else has been so caught up and pounded and dazzled and astonished and beaten and broken and rescued and illuminated and rewarded and humbled in just that way ever before.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940)

    I think the authors of that notable instrument [the Declaration of Independence] intended to include all men.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)

    Authors like cats because they are such quiet, lovable, wise creatures, and cats like authors for the same reasons.
    Robertson Davies (b. 1913)