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Academicians forced to ‘publish or perish’

Public universities like UUM must remain neutral

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BFM looks at the prevalence of the culture of “publish or perish” that has forced academicians to publish their research on pay-to-publish journals, further hurting the reputation of universities in Malaysia. Prof Zaharom Nain, chairperson of the Malaysian Academics Movement (Gerak) gives us his insight on this matter.

Produced by Kelvin Yee

Presented by Lee Chwi Lynn and Sharmilla Ganesan

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