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Critical Studies in Media Communication

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
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Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Communication
PublisherRoutledge
Publication typeJournals
ISSN15295036
Coverage1996-ongoing
Scope Critical Studies in Media Communication (CSMC) is a peer-reviewed publication of the National Communication Association. CSMC publishes original scholarship in mediated and mass communication from a cultural studies and/or critical perspective. It particularly welcomes submissions that enrich debates among various critical traditions, methodological and analytical approaches, and theoretical standpoints. CSMC takes an inclusive view of media and welcomes scholarship on topics such as • media audiences • representations • institutions • digital technologies • social media • gaming • professional practices and ethics • production studies • media history • political economy. CSMC publishes scholarship about media audiences, representations, institutions, technologies, and professional practices. It includes work in history, political economy, critical philosophy, race and feminist theorizing, rhetorical and media criticism, and literary theory. It takes an inclusive view of media, including newspapers, magazines and other forms of print, cable, radio, television, film, and new media technologies such as the Internet.

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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
Communication1999Q1
Communication2000Q2
Communication2001Q2
Communication2002Q1
Communication2003Q1
Communication2004Q1
Communication2005Q1
Communication2006Q2
Communication2007Q3
Communication2008Q2
Communication2009Q1
Communication2010Q1
Communication2011Q1
Communication2012Q1
Communication2013Q2
Communication2014Q1
Communication2015Q2
Communication2016Q2
Communication2017Q2
Communication2018Q2
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
19990.650
20000.561
20010.431
20020.609
20030.497
20041.085
20050.814
20060.475
20070.176
20080.415
20090.636
20100.800
20110.915
20120.800
20130.608
20140.677
20150.294
20160.475
20170.443
20180.521
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)19990.576
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.554
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.573
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.840
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.980
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.385
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.402
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.292
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.531
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.769
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.922
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.320
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.233
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.425
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.444
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.173
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.917
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.194
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.352
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.725
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.576
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.563
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.467
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.855
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.890
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.530
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.246
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.924
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.410
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.614
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.875
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.315
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.210
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.203
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.110
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.114
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.619
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.227
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.320
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.859
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.556
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.400
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.275
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.920
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.021
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.610
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.604
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.274
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.507
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.636
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.340
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.815
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.774
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.911
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.822
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.641
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.190
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.310
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.044
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 Cites19992
Self Cites20005
Self Cites20015
Self Cites200220
Self Cites200321
Self Cites200411
Self Cites20052
Self Cites20063
Self Cites20073
Self Cites20088
Self Cites20095
Self Cites201013
Self Cites201110
Self Cites20126
Self Cites20134
Self Cites20147
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20164
Self Cites20173
Self Cites20183
Total Cites199938
Total Cites200040
Total Cites200135
Total Cites200265
Total Cites200365
Total Cites2004101
Total Cites200571
Total Cites200661
Total Cites200732
Total Cites200862
Total Cites200984
Total Cites2010121
Total Cites201198
Total Cites201295
Total Cites201381
Total Cites201478
Total Cites201552
Total Cites2016108
Total Cites2017128
Total Cites2018171
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 document19990.545
External Cites per document20000.493
External Cites per document20010.400
External Cites per document20020.592
External Cites per document20030.603
External Cites per document20041.364
External Cites per document20051.211
External Cites per document20060.879
External Cites per document20070.372
External Cites per document20080.535
External Cites per document20090.823
External Cites per document20101.174
External Cites per document20111.086
External Cites per document20121.127
External Cites per document20131.055
External Cites per document20141.014
External Cites per document20150.607
External Cites per document20161.182
External Cites per document20171.289
External Cites per document20181.826
Cites per document19990.576
Cites per document20000.563
Cites per document20010.467
Cites per document20020.855
Cites per document20030.890
Cites per document20041.530
Cites per document20051.246
Cites per document20060.924
Cites per document20070.410
Cites per document20080.614
Cites per document20090.875
Cites per document20101.315
Cites per document20111.210
Cites per document20121.203
Cites per document20131.110
Cites per document20141.114
Cites per document20150.619
Cites per document20161.227
Cites per document20171.320
Cites per document20181.859
% 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
19990.00
20000.00
20010.00
20024.17
20030.00
20040.00
20050.00
20063.13
200711.63
200870.37
20093.85
20100.00
20117.41
201210.00
20138.00
20142.50
20150.00
20160.00
20172.27
20180.00
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 documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20031
Non-citable documents20042
Non-citable documents20052
Non-citable documents20065
Non-citable documents20076
Non-citable documents200810
Non-citable documents20096
Non-citable documents20104
Non-citable documents20112
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20134
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20174
Non-citable documents201813
Citable documents199966
Citable documents200071
Citable documents200175
Citable documents200276
Citable documents200373
Citable documents200466
Citable documents200557
Citable documents200666
Citable documents200778
Citable documents2008101
Citable documents200996
Citable documents201092
Citable documents201181
Citable documents201279
Citable documents201373
Citable documents201470
Citable documents201584
Citable documents201688
Citable documents201797
Citable documents201892
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 documents199944
Uncited documents200048
Uncited documents200151
Uncited documents200244
Uncited documents200337
Uncited documents200422
Uncited documents200524
Uncited documents200642
Uncited documents200761
Uncited documents200875
Uncited documents200952
Uncited documents201043
Uncited documents201139
Uncited documents201240
Uncited documents201332
Uncited documents201433
Uncited documents201552
Uncited documents201638
Uncited documents201745
Uncited documents201851
Cited documents199922
Cited documents200023
Cited documents200124
Cited documents200232
Cited documents200337
Cited documents200446
Cited documents200535
Cited documents200629
Cited documents200723
Cited documents200836
Cited documents200950
Cited documents201053
Cited documents201144
Cited documents201243
Cited documents201345
Cited documents201439
Cited documents201533
Cited documents201652
Cited documents201756
Cited documents201854
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