A Real Dilemma

TitleA Real Dilemma
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsMoiers, J
Corporate AuthorsAmerican Physical Society,
PublisherAmerican Physical Society
Publication LanguageEnglish
KeywordsPeer review , PHYSICS
AbstractIn a letter to the column Ask the Ethicist, a scientist describes an incident where he was asked to review a manuscript that overlapped substantially with a piece he had just sent in to be reviewed by the same journal. The author wonders if he should have withdrawn as a reviewer of his rivals paper, or gone ahead with the review?
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