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Journal of Futures Studies

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Subject AreaArts and Humanities, Decision Sciences, Social Sciences
Subject CategoryDecision Sciences (miscellaneous), Development, History and Philosophy of Science
PublisherTamkang University
Publication typeJournals
Scope The Journal of Futures Studies is a globally-oriented, trans-disciplinary referred journal. Its mission is to develop high-quality, futures-oriented research and thinking based on the evolving knowledge base of Futures Studies. Articles accepted for publication are expected to show an in-depth understanding of the field"s dimensions, content, research perspectives and methods. (source)

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Decision Sciences (miscellaneous)2006Q4
Decision Sciences (miscellaneous)2007Q3
Decision Sciences (miscellaneous)2008Q3
Decision Sciences (miscellaneous)2009Q3
Decision Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Decision Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q4
Decision Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Decision Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Decision Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Decision Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q3
History and Philosophy of Science2006Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2007Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2008Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2009Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2010Q3
History and Philosophy of Science2011Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2012Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2013Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2014Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2015Q2

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.170
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.207
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.262
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.242
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.345
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.395
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.460
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.701
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.451
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.643
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.170
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.207
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.262
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.237
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.314
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.407
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.476
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.479
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.431
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.691
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.170
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.207
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.253
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.243
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.273
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.423
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.337
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.394
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.483
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.653
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites20066
Self Cites20079
Self Cites200819
Self Cites20097
Self Cites201011
Self Cites201112
Self Cites201218
Self Cites201313
Self Cites201416
Self Cites201533
Total Cites20068
Total Cites200718
Total Cites200833
Total Cites200927
Total Cites201033
Total Cites201146
Total Cites201260
Total Cites201370
Total Cites201459
Total Cites201585
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document20060.043
External Cites per document20070.103
External Cites per document20080.111
External Cites per document20090.175
External Cites per document20100.210
External Cites per document20110.301
External Cites per document20120.333
External Cites per document20130.390
External Cites per document20140.314
External Cites per document20150.423
Cites per document20060.170
Cites per document20070.207
Cites per document20080.262
Cites per document20090.237
Cites per document20100.314
Cites per document20110.407
Cites per document20120.476
Cites per document20130.479
Cites per document20140.431
Cites per document20150.691
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20072
Non-citable documents20087
Non-citable documents20097
Non-citable documents201030
Non-citable documents201128
Non-citable documents201229
Non-citable documents20137
Non-citable documents20144
Non-citable documents20153
Citable documents200647
Citable documents200787
Citable documents2008126
Citable documents2009114
Citable documents2010105
Citable documents2011113
Citable documents2012126
Citable documents2013146
Citable documents2014137
Citable documents2015123
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents200641
Uncited documents200773
Uncited documents2008109
Uncited documents200997
Uncited documents2010110
Uncited documents2011110
Uncited documents2012114
Uncited documents2013109
Uncited documents2014102
Uncited documents201582
Cited documents20066
Cited documents200716
Cited documents200824
Cited documents200924
Cited documents201025
Cited documents201131
Cited documents201241
Cited documents201344
Cited documents201439
Cited documents201544
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