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Research funding and authorship: does grant winning count towards authorship credit?
  1. Barton Moffatt
  1. Correspondence to Dr Barton Moffatt, Department of Philosophy and Religion, Mississippi State University, P. O. Box JS, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA; brm157{at}


It is unclear whether or not grant winning should count towards authorship credit in the sciences. In this paper, I argue that under certain circumstances grant winning can count for credit as an author on subsequent works. It is a mistake to think that grant winning is always irrelevant to the correct attribution of authorship.

  • Research Ethics
  • Scientific Research
  • Applied and Professional Ethics
  • Publication Ethics

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