I have faced this among my colleagues as well. I think reaction towards Wikipedia is quite irrational honestly. Wikipedia entries have citations now. At one point, the academics themselves need to get out of this irrationality and examine the issues as to what works best for dissemination of knowlege.

Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Environmental Health at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand. Also in: https://refind.com/arinbasu

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