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Journal of African Cultural Studies

CountryUnited Kingdom
6
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Language and Linguistics
Literature and Literary Theory
Music
Visual Arts and Performing Arts

Social Sciences
Cultural Studies
PublisherCarfax Publishing Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN13696815
Coverage2009-ongoing
Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Cultural Studies2010Q3
Cultural Studies2011Q3
Cultural Studies2012Q1
Cultural Studies2013Q3
Cultural Studies2014Q2
Cultural Studies2015Q2
Cultural Studies2016Q1
Language and Linguistics2010Q4
Language and Linguistics2011Q3
Language and Linguistics2012Q2
Language and Linguistics2013Q3
Language and Linguistics2014Q3
Language and Linguistics2015Q2
Language and Linguistics2016Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2010Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2011Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2012Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2013Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2014Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2015Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2016Q1
Music2010Q3
Music2011Q3
Music2012Q1
Music2013Q2
Music2014Q2
Music2015Q2
Music2016Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2010Q3
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2011Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2012Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2013Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2014Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2015Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2016Q1
SJR

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.

YearSJR
20100.102
20110.108
20120.229
20130.122
20140.138
20150.168
20160.305
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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.240
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.279
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.306
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.319
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.265
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.495
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.240
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.279
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.347
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.263
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.292
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.556
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.240
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.233
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.189
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.391
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.577
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20141
Self Cites20151
Self Cites201615
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20116
Total Cites201212
Total Cites201317
Total Cites201415
Total Cites201519
Total Cites201640
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20100.000
External Cites per document20110.240
External Cites per document20120.256
External Cites per document20130.347
External Cites per document20140.246
External Cites per document20150.277
External Cites per document20160.347
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.240
Cites per document20120.279
Cites per document20130.347
Cites per document20140.263
Cites per document20150.292
Cites per document20160.556
% 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
201015.38
20114.76
20125.26
20133.70
201411.11
201513.79
201610.87
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20134
Non-citable documents201410
Non-citable documents20158
Non-citable documents201611
Citable documents201013
Citable documents201125
Citable documents201243
Citable documents201349
Citable documents201457
Citable documents201565
Citable documents201672
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents201013
Uncited documents201121
Uncited documents201238
Uncited documents201339
Uncited documents201456
Uncited documents201563
Uncited documents201661
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20115
Cited documents20129
Cited documents201314
Cited documents201411
Cited documents201510
Cited documents201622
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