British Journal of Replication Psychology

A response to Brian Hughes' piece on exaggeration in psychology.

In his article ‘Does psychology face an exaggeration crisis?’ (October 2018) Professor Brian Hughes points to several systemic issues, including the incentive of journal publication and citations for innovative research findings. Professor Hughes suggests it might be necessary to dismantle the journal system in order to allow replication studies to receive more attention and kudos

 

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