Chronicle of Higher Education: A Revolt at a Journal Puts Peer Review Under the Microscope

Chronicle of Higher Education: A Revolt at a Journal Puts Peer Review Under the Microscope. “When controversial papers prompt editorial-board mutinies, critics often see examples of political correctness run amok. But this case doesn’t quite fit that narrative. While many scholars who resigned from the board and signed the petition freely admit they find the views expressed by the author reprehensible, their primary concern centers on a matter of editorial process: The paper was rejected by peer reviewers, editorial-board members say, but it was published anyway.”

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