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Country Venezuela  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Venezuela
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Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)

Social Sciences
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
PublisherUniversidad del Zulia
Publication typeJournals
ISSN10121587
Coverage2008-ongoing
Scope La Revista OPCIÓN es una publicación auspiciada por el Departamento de Ciencias Humanas y por la División de Investigación da la Facultad Experimental de Ciencias de la Universidad del Zulia. Aparece tres veces al año en los meses de abril, agosto y diciembre de cada año. Es una publicación de ciencias sociales y humanas, con énfasis en antropología, ciencias de la comunicación y de la información, filosofía, linguística y semiótica, problemas del desarrollo, la Ciencia y la tecnología. El Comité Editorial podá decidir la ampliación de sus áreas temáticas en las ciencias sociales, según la demanda que surja al respecto. Es financiada por el Consejo de Desarrollo, Científico, Humanístico y Tecnológico (CONDES). La Revista OPCIÓN publica trabajos originales con avances o resultados de investigacion ; revisiones es español, francés, portugués, italiono o inglés, reseñas y resúmenes de investigación culminadas o de publiaciones recientes, ensayos , comunicaciones rápidas, cartas al editor, notas técnicas, noticas, recensiones, documentos, así como entrevistas. Todos referidos a las áreas que publica la revista. Sus objetivos son: 1 Estimular la investigación en las áreas de las Ciencias Humanas y Sociales y contribuir con el progreso científico de las mismas, mediante la divulgación de resultados de las investigaciones en esos campos del saber. 2 Constituirse en un espacio editoral donde puedan confrontarse y discutirse las más avanzadas ideas en las áreas científicas mencionadas.

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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
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2009Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2011Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2012Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2013Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2014Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2009Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q3
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
20090.101
20100.100
20110.104
20120.100
20130.100
20140.100
20150.139
20160.193
20170.199
20180.150
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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.059
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.061
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.082
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.039
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.010
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.041
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.057
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.069
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.059
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.187
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.059
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.061
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.082
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.017
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.013
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.058
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.069
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.050
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.059
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.187
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.059
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.061
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.045
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.023
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.019
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.074
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.086
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.045
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.055
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.265
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 Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20154
Self Cites20169
Self Cites201717
Self Cites201831
Total Cites20080
Total Cites20091
Total Cites20102
Total Cites20115
Total Cites20121
Total Cites20131
Total Cites20144
Total Cites20155
Total Cites201622
Total Cites201750
Total Cites2018170
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 document20080
External Cites per document20090.059
External Cites per document20100.061
External Cites per document20110.082
External Cites per document20120.017
External Cites per document20130.013
External Cites per document20140.058
External Cites per document20150.014
External Cites per document20160.029
External Cites per document20170.039
External Cites per document20180.153
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.059
Cites per document20100.061
Cites per document20110.082
Cites per document20120.017
Cites per document20130.013
Cites per document20140.058
Cites per document20150.069
Cites per document20160.050
Cites per document20170.059
Cites per document20180.187
% 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
20080.00
20090.00
20100.00
20110.00
20127.69
20130.00
20145.26
20153.61
20165.29
201710.13
201810.95
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 documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents20137
Non-citable documents20146
Non-citable documents20155
Non-citable documents201611
Non-citable documents201719
Non-citable documents201821
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200917
Citable documents201033
Citable documents201161
Citable documents201259
Citable documents201380
Citable documents201469
Citable documents201572
Citable documents2016442
Citable documents2017850
Citable documents2018908
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 documents20080
Uncited documents200916
Uncited documents201031
Uncited documents201159
Uncited documents201263
Uncited documents201386
Uncited documents201471
Uncited documents201573
Uncited documents2016431
Uncited documents2017825
Uncited documents2018824
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20091
Cited documents20102
Cited documents20115
Cited documents20121
Cited documents20131
Cited documents20144
Cited documents20154
Cited documents201622
Cited documents201744
Cited documents2018105
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