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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Boxill, Ian; McLean, Evadne L
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Sociology
Article Title
Rising to the challenge: A content analysis of articles published in Social and Economic Studies 1953-1997
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Social and Economic Studies
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Refereed
Date of Publication
2002
Volume ID
51
Issue ID
2
Page(s)
175- 94
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Abstract
Looks at the publication record of Social and Economic Studies (SES) between 1953-1997. Using a content analysis, it seeks to address whether SES dedicated enough space to understanding social, economic, political and cultural phenomena in the region, and the extent to which the journal has kept current with the developmental issues facing the region. It also looks at the extent to which various countries in the region are represented in its pages. The results indicate that while SES should be given a passing grade for addressing most of the foregoing issues, there is much more that can be done to improve the output of the journal.....
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