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Permissions

February 5, 2010 Leave a comment

Formal letters, often only obtained on payment of a fee to the copyright holder, permitting an author or publisher to reproduce material for which the copyright is owned by others.

This definition is extracted from the book Getting Published: A Companion for the Humanities and Social Sciences by Gerald Jackson and Marie Lenstrup. It was first referred to in the blog Getting Published in a post on copyright problems.

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dpi

February 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Dots per inch, a measure of resolution for printing and scanning (hence of image resolution). Most academic works are printed at 300 dpi, so normally full-size illustrations need not be created at a higher resolution.

This definition is extracted from the book Getting Published: A Companion for the Humanities and Social Sciences by Gerald Jackson and Marie Lenstrup. It was first referred to in the blog Getting Published in a post on image problems.

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Resolution

February 1, 2010 Leave a comment

(1) The number of pixels in an area that can be displayed, expressed as dots per inch (dpi). (2) The clarity of an image.

This definition is extracted from the book Getting Published: A Companion for the Humanities and Social Sciences by Gerald Jackson and Marie Lenstrup. It was first referred to in the blog Getting Published in a post on image problems.

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