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Body Image

Country Netherlands  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Netherlands
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Subject Area and CategoryPsychology
Applied Psychology
Psychology (miscellaneous)
Social Psychology
PublisherElsevier BV
Publication typeJournals
Scope Body Image is an international, peer-reviewed journal that publishes high-quality, scientific articles on body image and human physical appearance. Body Image is a multi-faceted concept that refers to persons perceptions and attitudes about their own body, particularly but not exclusively its appearance. The journal invites contributions from a broad range of disciplines-psychological science, other social and behavioral sciences, and medical and health sciences. The journal publishes original research articles, brief research reports, theoretical and review papers, and science-based practitioner reports of interest. Dissertation abstracts are also published online, and the journal gives an annual award for the best doctoral dissertation in this field.


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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.

Applied Psychology2005Q3
Applied Psychology2006Q2
Applied Psychology2007Q1
Applied Psychology2008Q1
Applied Psychology2009Q1
Applied Psychology2010Q1
Applied Psychology2011Q1
Applied Psychology2012Q2
Applied Psychology2013Q1
Applied Psychology2014Q2
Applied Psychology2015Q1
Applied Psychology2016Q1
Applied Psychology2017Q1
Applied Psychology2018Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2005Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Social Psychology2005Q2
Social Psychology2006Q2
Social Psychology2007Q1
Social Psychology2008Q1
Social Psychology2009Q1
Social Psychology2010Q1
Social Psychology2011Q1
Social Psychology2012Q1
Social Psychology2013Q1
Social Psychology2014Q1
Social Psychology2015Q1
Social Psychology2016Q1
Social Psychology2017Q1
Social Psychology2018Q1

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)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.424
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.609
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20073.027
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.809
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.964
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.153
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.031
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.134
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.632
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.952
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.170
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.842
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.743
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20184.311
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.424
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.609
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20073.027
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.210
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.664
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.045
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.768
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.805
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.480
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.614
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.118
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.779
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.510
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20184.608
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.424
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.609
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.405
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.747
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.625
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.543
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.417
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.472
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.803
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.449
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.604
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.436
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.779
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.663
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 Cites20040
Self Cites200528
Self Cites200652
Self Cites200778
Self Cites200884
Self Cites200973
Self Cites201068
Self Cites201179
Self Cites201297
Self Cites2013143
Self Cites2014115
Self Cites2015202
Self Cites2016242
Self Cites2017235
Self Cites2018278
Total Cites20040
Total Cites200580
Total Cites2006180
Total Cites2007339
Total Cites2008263
Total Cites2009349
Total Cites2010408
Total Cites2011418
Total Cites2012474
Total Cites2013710
Total Cites2014609
Total Cites2015764
Total Cites2016888
Total Cites2017846
Total Cites20181106
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 document20040
External Cites per document20051.576
External Cites per document20061.855
External Cites per document20072.330
External Cites per document20081.504
External Cites per document20092.107
External Cites per document20102.537
External Cites per document20112.245
External Cites per document20122.231
External Cites per document20132.779
External Cites per document20142.120
External Cites per document20152.294
External Cites per document20162.749
External Cites per document20172.535
External Cites per document20183.450
Cites per document20040.000
Cites per document20052.424
Cites per document20062.609
Cites per document20073.027
Cites per document20082.210
Cites per document20092.664
Cites per document20103.045
Cites per document20112.768
Cites per document20122.805
Cites per document20133.480
Cites per document20142.614
Cites per document20153.118
Cites per document20163.779
Cites per document20173.510
Cites per document20184.608
% 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 documents20040
Non-citable documents20051
Non-citable documents20062
Non-citable documents20072
Non-citable documents20081
Non-citable documents20091
Non-citable documents20102
Non-citable documents20112
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20183
Citable documents20040
Citable documents200533
Citable documents200669
Citable documents2007112
Citable documents2008119
Citable documents2009131
Citable documents2010134
Citable documents2011151
Citable documents2012169
Citable documents2013204
Citable documents2014233
Citable documents2015245
Citable documents2016235
Citable documents2017241
Citable documents2018240
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 documents20040
Uncited documents200512
Uncited documents200621
Uncited documents200728
Uncited documents200826
Uncited documents200926
Uncited documents201020
Uncited documents201125
Uncited documents201236
Uncited documents201329
Uncited documents201440
Uncited documents201541
Uncited documents201636
Uncited documents201743
Uncited documents201828
Cited documents20040
Cited documents200522
Cited documents200650
Cited documents200786
Cited documents200894
Cited documents2009106
Cited documents2010116
Cited documents2011128
Cited documents2012135
Cited documents2013176
Cited documents2014195
Cited documents2015205
Cited documents2016202
Cited documents2017200
Cited documents2018215
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