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A bibliometric analysis of academic misconduct research in higher education: Current status and future research opportunities

journal contribution
posted on 22.06.2021, 04:16 by Imran AliImran Ali, Parves SultanParves Sultan, Mohamed Aboelmaged
The literature on academic misconduct has seen unprecedented growth over the past twenty years. As the research into this vital topic has grown, there have been a few reviews attempting to consolidate the literature. While the extant reviews have been insightful, a careful analysis reveals that these have somewhat different emphases, methods and time interval. Our study employs a bibliometric analysis approach on a large set of studies (779) published between 2000 and 2020. The analysis uncovers the key clusters, countries’ co-authorship and evolution of research over the past two decades. It enriches contemporary knowledge on multifaceted issues of academic misconduct and offers resonant insights for academics, students, and policymakers. The paper concludes with several promising opportunities for future research.

History

Start Page

1

End Page

22

Number of Pages

22

eISSN

1545-5815

ISSN

0898-9621

Location

United States

Publisher

Informa UK Limited

Language

en

Peer Reviewed

Yes

Open Access

No

External Author Affiliations

University of Sharjah, UAE

Era Eligible

Yes

Medium

Print-Electronic

Journal

Accountability in Research