Beyond Quantity - Classifying and Evaluating Legal and Criminological Research in a Trusting Environment
16 Pages Posted: 27 Mar 2014
Date Written: March 26, 2014
This Memo explains the Model for classifying and evaluating legal and criminological research as it has been approved by the Faculty of Law of the KU Leuven in March 2014.
It suggests criteria for distinguishing between star academic research, academic research, non-academic research and popular publications. The six headlines of the model are: -Quality rather than Quantity
-Self-Assessment based on
-International and National
This Model will now be used by all legal and criminological researchers of the Faculty of Law for classifying their publications, lectures and research projects.
It will be evaluated in April-March 2015.
Keywords: Legal Research, Criminology, Methodology
JEL Classification: K00
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