James A Evans

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Electronic publication and the narrowing of science and scholarship
    James A Evans
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL60615, USA
    Science 321:395-9. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Open access and global participation in science
    James A Evans
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Science 323:1025. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Metaknowledge
    James A Evans
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Science 331:721-5. 2011
  4. pmc Advancing science through mining libraries, ontologies, and communities
    James A Evans
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Biol Chem 286:23659-66. 2011
  5. pmc Conflicting biomedical assumptions for mathematical modeling: the case of cancer metastasis
    Anna Divoli
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 7:e1002132. 2011
  6. pmc War of ontology worlds: mathematics, computer code, or Esperanto?
    Andrey Rzhetsky
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 7:e1002191. 2011

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Electronic publication and the narrowing of science and scholarship
    James A Evans
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL60615, USA
    Science 321:395-9. 2008
    ..Searching online is more efficient and following hyperlinks quickly puts researchers in touch with prevailing opinion, but this may accelerate consensus and narrow the range of findings and ideas built upon...
  2. doi request reprint Open access and global participation in science
    James A Evans
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Science 323:1025. 2009
    ..This effect reverses for poor countries where free-access articles are much more likely to be cited. Together, findings suggest that free Internet access widens the circle of those who read and make use of scientists' investigations...
  3. doi request reprint Metaknowledge
    James A Evans
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Science 331:721-5. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Advancing science through mining libraries, ontologies, and communities
    James A Evans
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Biol Chem 286:23659-66. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Conflicting biomedical assumptions for mathematical modeling: the case of cancer metastasis
    Anna Divoli
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 7:e1002132. 2011
    ..This would enable subsequent improvement of the model through Bayesian probabilistic update. Practically, we propose that model assumptions and hunches be harvested systematically and made available for modelers and scientists...
  6. pmc War of ontology worlds: mathematics, computer code, or Esperanto?
    Andrey Rzhetsky
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 7:e1002191. 2011
    ..We show how these views align with classical divides in science and suggest how a synthesis of their concerns could strengthen the next generation of biomedical ontologies...