Questions tagged [bias]
Systematic biases in the Academia.SE site and community, e.g. in answering questions in an idealized vs. realistic way.
Why do people on academia.SE often suggest courses of action that are very different from what most people would do in real life?
When browsing this site, I see a lot of questions like Should I let a senior student/professor/etc be a coauthor on my paper when he didn't do any work/made only negative contributions to the ...
Are we presenting an idealised view of academia?
In a comment to this answer, rocinante wrote: And while I get that the site is heavily skewed to ignore or shut down any hint of criticism of professors in academia, rosy pictures of idyllic ...