Academic or scholarly articles are written by scholars and experts who have have studied the field about which they are writing for years.
The articles are then published in a journal that specializes in scholarship in that field. If an article has been published in a scholarly journal, the publishers of the journal are essentially vouching for the quality of the article and you can have confidence that it is credible information. Here are some characteristics of scholarly articles:
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