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Chris Aldrich

I recall a few years back that academic Kathleen Fitzgerald, wrote a peer-reviewed book Planned Obsolescence: Publishing, Technology, and the Future of the Academy on the Media Commons Press Platform at http://mcpress.media-commons.org/plannedobsolescence/. Subsequent to outside and open commentary, she published via NYU Press as well as on several online outlets including Amazon and Barnes and Noble. There are a wealth of other open examples like this if you're willing to dig into some of the technology (I'm happy to help guide you if you're interested). Fitzpatrick herself may be willing to give you an update on the state of the art as well. For some additional information on her story try these articles in the Chronicle of Higher Education: http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/now-available-planned-obsolescence-publishing-technology-and-t... and http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/call-for-open-peer-review-web-writing/52393