Scimago Journal & Country Rank

East Asian Science, Technology and Society


United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category


Duke University Press



Publication type



18752152, 18752160





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EASTS aims to provide an international platform for STS scholars around the world with the goal of bringing Western and East-Asian STS communities together to share ideas, knowledge and research results. EASTS promotes STS studies from and to the East Asian and worldwide STS communities. The journal issues contain research and commentary on how society and culture, and the dynamics of science, technology and medicine, are mutually shaped and co-produced. The journal publishes studies from the field of Science, Technology and Society (STS) and the field of Science and Technology Studies (S&TS). It includes research papers, reviews, book reviews, and critical notes. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2019Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2020Q2

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.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

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)20090.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.375
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.375
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.643
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.444
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.438
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.739
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.673
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.739
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.702
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.643
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.641
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.375
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.375
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.525
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.379
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.330
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.806
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.701
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.625
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.634
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.611
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.689
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.375
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.300
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.397
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.321
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.338
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.800
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.821
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.452
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.492
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.643
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.742
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 Cites20080
Self Cites20092
Self Cites20106
Self Cites20118
Self Cites201215
Self Cites201311
Self Cites20142
Self Cites201515
Self Cites20165
Self Cites20176
Self Cites201814
Self Cites201918
Self Cites202026
Total Cites20080
Total Cites20094
Total Cites201021
Total Cites201133
Total Cites201253
Total Cites201344
Total Cites201437
Total Cites201575
Total Cites201647
Total Cites201740
Total Cites201852
Total Cites201958
Total Cites202073
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 document20080
External Cites per document20090.074
External Cites per document20100.273
External Cites per document20110.309
External Cites per document20120.422
External Cites per document20130.317
External Cites per document20140.330
External Cites per document20150.659
External Cites per document20160.636
External Cites per document20170.607
External Cites per document20180.691
External Cites per document20190.645
External Cites per document20200.662
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.143
Cites per document20100.375
Cites per document20110.375
Cites per document20120.525
Cites per document20130.379
Cites per document20140.330
Cites per document20150.806
Cites per document20160.701
Cites per document20170.625
Cites per document20180.634
Cites per document20190.611
Cites per document20200.689
% 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 documents20080
Non-citable documents20091
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20117
Non-citable documents201211
Non-citable documents201312
Non-citable documents20146
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20178
Non-citable documents201827
Non-citable documents201933
Non-citable documents202035
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200927
Citable documents201055
Citable documents201181
Citable documents201290
Citable documents2013104
Citable documents2014106
Citable documents201591
Citable documents201666
Citable documents201756
Citable documents201855
Citable documents201962
Citable documents202071
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 documents20080
Uncited documents200922
Uncited documents201040
Uncited documents201164
Uncited documents201267
Uncited documents201386
Uncited documents201483
Uncited documents201556
Uncited documents201643
Uncited documents201742
Uncited documents201854
Uncited documents201962
Uncited documents202071
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20096
Cited documents201016
Cited documents201124
Cited documents201234
Cited documents201330
Cited documents201429
Cited documents201537
Cited documents201624
Cited documents201722
Cited documents201828
Cited documents201933
Cited documents202035
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