scientific literature

literary genre

For a broader class of literature, see Academic publishing.Scientific literature comprises scholarly publications that report original empirical and theoretical work in the natural and social sciences, and within an academic field, often abbreviated as the literature. Academic publishing is the process of contributing the results of one's research into the literature, which often requires a peer-review process. Original scientific research published for the first time in scientific journals is called the primary literature. Patents and technical reports, for minor research results and engineering and design work (including computer software), can also be considered primary literature. Secondary sources include review articles (which summarize the findings of published studies to highlight advances and new lines of research) and books (for large projects or broad arguments, including compilations of articles). Tertiary sources might include encyclopedias and similar works intended for broad public consumption.
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genre: scientific literature


On the Origin of Species

1859 book by Charles Darwin

author: Charles Darwin


Sexualité féminine

author: Françoise Dolto

Introductio in analysin infinitorum

Tratado matemático escrito por Leonhard Euler

author: Leonhard Euler


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