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How the Chinese censors highlight fundamental flaws in academic publishing

By Nicholas Loubere and Ivan Franceschini Heads of major international organisations and world-famous actresses are not all that has been disappearing in China in recent months. According to a complaint recently posted online by several scholars, Springer Nature—the world’s largest academic publisher—is guilty of removing “politically sensitive” content published in the Transcultural Research book series […]