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Top journal articles discussing the role of academic books

Textbooks and journal articles are the two main pillars of traditional academic publishing, and each medium often speaks directly to the other. In today’s Academic Book Week  post we are sharing a selection of key articles from across SAGE Publishing’s … Continue reading

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Connecting with the Community: Catherine Dawson on creating activities for teaching research methods

By Sally Ransom, Marketing Manager, SAGE Publishing The way that reaching methods are taught and engaged with continues to change to account for fluctuating learning environments and classroom numbers, as well as new technology.  As methods continue to evolve, our … Continue reading

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Tips for Submitting a Book Proposal (for the US market)

by Maggie Stanley, SAGE US Books Associate Editor SAGE is always looking for authors who are passionate, committed, and excited about their vision.  My colleague David Repetto, SAGE’s US Publisher for Sociology, considers an author’s vision to be the single … Continue reading

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US Textbook pricing: where do we stand?

From SAGE US’s Kelley McAllister, Senior Marketing Communications Manager: Those of us who work in textbook publishing in the US are used to a relatively standard reaction when we say what we do. “Hey, why are textbooks so expensive?” I can … Continue reading

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Learning Matters is now part of SAGE

I’m delighted to share information about a new acquisition completed in the SAGE London office at the end of July. SAGE has acquired Learning Matters – a leading independent academic textbook publisher based in Exeter, UK. It is a private company … Continue reading

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