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2 votes

Are there situations when it is logical to include the today's value in a history paper?

20 votes

Is it too much to create a book cover for a potential book for an interview?

2 votes

How do historians (or other academics) make confident judgements about the sources they use (be that in terms of interpretation or otherwise)?

2 votes
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Using presentation style from someone else's talk in my personal statement

2 votes

How do you use book reviews in your research?

-1 votes

Chicago Manual of Style footnote question: one author, split source

4 votes

Can one host professor take multiple JSPS fellows?

1 vote

Asking host to select a project topic for JSPS fellowship

12 votes
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Writing academic letters of reference for Japan

2 votes
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Is it legal to post an ad merely to conform to immigration rules?

10 votes

Which academic writing style allows extensive explanatory footnotes?

33 votes

Where to start - writing up a PhD thesis

1 vote

What tasks can undergraduates research assistants do effectively in the social sciences?

1 vote

What good email service alternatives are available for academics in China?

18 votes
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I would like to translate an old dissertation, who owns the copyright?

7 votes
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How accurate are Taylor & Francis' "online first" page numbers?

3 votes
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What happened to ScholarlyHub?

48 votes
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Is it a good idea to respond at all if a person I never heard of is asking for a reference letter?

9 votes
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Are university internal, password protected ANONYMOUS discussion forums truly anonymous?

1 vote

What is the timeline for graduate admission in Japanese Universities? When should I apply; when should I contact supervisors?

5 votes
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Is a dictionary a "publication" on a CV?

2 votes

How can I match my interests with a degree/career path?

19 votes
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How do you deal with doubt and fear of submission of your work for review?

-1 votes

If I share self-written articles on Academia.edu & then re-use their contents for a book, is it plagiarism?

80 votes
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Professor says, "I am an especially harsh grader". What does that mean?

1 vote

Is a painting a text?

5 votes

How do I read papers relevant to my research that are written in a language I do not know?

4 votes

I'm pursing my Masters Degree in India, how can I apply for Doctors degree in Japan?

0 votes

Reproducing an entire paragraph from another article co-authored by the same author

10 votes

Is a postdoc necessary for a tenure track position in China?