Academic Writing: Why do Professors Struggle with Writing and Publishing?
“Writing is to academia what sex was to nineteenth-century Vienna: everybody does it and nobody talks about it” (Belcher, 2009, p.1). No, this blog is not about sex in Vienna; it is the first in a series of blogs about academic writing, and as the first, it will provide some information on the causes of writing dysfunction in academia. Are there problems with writing dysfunction in academia? Well, let’s see what the data has to say.