Ghostwriting


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
The practice of writing a ‘sponsored’ manuscript for a renowned scientist or physician
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
"Indeed, the 2013 petitioners warned of these very consequences, and this Court heeded that warning in permitting ghostwriting in 2014."
Ghostwriting, as it is called, is particularly dangerous in criminal cases.
“I have been a copywriter for years, but training with an expert in the business ghostwriting and publishing industries takes my former skill set to a new level.
The Alaska courts have never addressed ghostwriting, but federal courts that have opined on the issue have been almost uniformly critical of the practice.
GlaxoSmithKline used a ghostwriting program called CASPPER to mimic the writing styles of professors and researchers whose names then appeared on positive articles about its antidepressant Paxil.
As books like Charles Michelson's The Ghost Talks (1944) became best-sellers, they indicated that ghostwriting had moved solidly into the mainstream.
In May 2008, Merck agreed to pay $58 million to 29 states and stop ghostwriting articles to resolve claims that its advertisements for the withdrawn painkiller Vioxx hid the drug's health risks.
We've given away our profession." (Jonathan Bor, Research Ghostwriting Common, Insiders Say, Balt.
Sally-Jo "Keala-o-Anuenue" Bowman, a Springfield writer, wiil discuss "The Art of Being Invisible: A Case Study in Ghostwriting and Collaboration" at 7 p.m.
(The accuser, an English native speaker, claims to have ghost written much of the student's application.) Although the details of the accusation could not be corroborated, it does raise an interesting question: How big of a problem is ghostwriting in MBA applications?
To some extent, academic medicine has long involved ghostwriting. Scientific writers have often written up the results of studies.
Observing that the Victorian fascination with popular spiritualism extended well into the twentieth century, Helen Sword examines here the role of 'ghostwriting', defined most broadly, in the development of modernism.