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Korea Journal

Country South Korea  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of South Korea
8
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
History
Literature and Literary Theory
Visual Arts and Performing Arts

Social Sciences
Cultural Studies
Publisher The Academy of Korean Studies
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00233900
Coverage1976-1977, 1999, 2001, 2008-2019
Scope Korea Journal was founded in 1961 with the goal of promoting Korean Studies around the world. In 1991, it became a quarterly academic publication, and since 1988, it has sought to integrate the humanities and social sciences. Korea Journal is the standard journal read by Korean Studies specialists around the world and is a must-read for anyone seriously interested in East Asian or Korean Studies. Each issue focuses on a particular topic that is comprehensively addressed in several academic articles by the top scholars in the field.

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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
Cultural Studies2000Q3
Cultural Studies2001Q2
Cultural Studies2002Q3
Cultural Studies2003Q2
Cultural Studies2004Q2
Cultural Studies2009Q2
Cultural Studies2010Q3
Cultural Studies2011Q3
Cultural Studies2012Q3
Cultural Studies2013Q2
Cultural Studies2014Q3
Cultural Studies2015Q2
Cultural Studies2016Q2
Cultural Studies2017Q2
Cultural Studies2018Q3
Cultural Studies2019Q3
History2000Q3
History2001Q2
History2002Q3
History2003Q2
History2004Q2
History2009Q2
History2010Q3
History2011Q3
History2012Q3
History2013Q2
History2014Q2
History2015Q2
History2016Q2
History2017Q2
History2018Q2
History2019Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2000Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2001Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2002Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2003Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2004Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2009Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2010Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2011Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2012Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2013Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2014Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2015Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2016Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2017Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2018Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2019Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2000Q3
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2001Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2002Q3
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2003Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2004Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2009Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2010Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2011Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2012Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2013Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2014Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2015Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2016Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2017Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2018Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2019Q2
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
20000.105
20010.124
20020.104
20030.121
20040.121
20090.124
20100.110
20110.112
20120.124
20130.152
20140.123
20150.131
20160.174
20170.153
20180.124
20190.115
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)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.250
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.200
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.069
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.140
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.154
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.202
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.090
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.137
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.239
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.347
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.168
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.112
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.069
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.140
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.125
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.174
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.098
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.128
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.308
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.268
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.171
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.136
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.069
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.123
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.066
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.032
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.066
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.145
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.271
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.152
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.106
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.070
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 Cites19990
Self Cites20000
Self Cites20010
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20092
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20133
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20152
Self Cites20161
Self Cites20172
Self Cites20181
Self Cites20191
Total Cites19990
Total Cites20000
Total Cites20011
Total Cites20020
Total Cites20030
Total Cites20040
Total Cites20080
Total Cites20092
Total Cites20108
Total Cites201112
Total Cites201211
Total Cites201316
Total Cites20149
Total Cites201511
Total Cites201624
Total Cites201719
Total Cites201812
Total Cites20199
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
External Cites per document20000.000
External Cites per document20010.250
External Cites per document20020.000
External Cites per document20030.000
External Cites per document20040.000
External Cites per document20080
External Cites per document20090.000
External Cites per document20100.143
External Cites per document20110.140
External Cites per document20120.114
External Cites per document20130.141
External Cites per document20140.076
External Cites per document20150.105
External Cites per document20160.295
External Cites per document20170.239
External Cites per document20180.157
External Cites per document20190.121
Cites per document19990.000
Cites per document20000.000
Cites per document20010.250
Cites per document20020.000
Cites per document20030.000
Cites per document20040.000
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.069
Cites per document20100.143
Cites per document20110.140
Cites per document20120.125
Cites per document20130.174
Cites per document20140.098
Cites per document20150.128
Cites per document20160.308
Cites per document20170.268
Cites per document20180.171
Cites per document20190.136
% 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
20010.00
20020
20030
20040
20086.90
20093.57
20102.94
20110.00
20120.00
201310.00
20148.00
20157.14
20164.35
20174.17
201815.00
20199.52
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 documents20030
Non-citable documents20040
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20115
Non-citable documents20126
Non-citable documents20137
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20175
Non-citable documents20185
Non-citable documents20191
Citable documents19990
Citable documents20004
Citable documents20014
Citable documents20025
Citable documents20031
Citable documents20041
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200929
Citable documents201056
Citable documents201186
Citable documents201288
Citable documents201392
Citable documents201492
Citable documents201586
Citable documents201678
Citable documents201771
Citable documents201870
Citable documents201966
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 documents19990
Uncited documents20004
Uncited documents20013
Uncited documents20025
Uncited documents20031
Uncited documents20041
Uncited documents20080
Uncited documents200927
Uncited documents201051
Uncited documents201180
Uncited documents201285
Uncited documents201387
Uncited documents201486
Uncited documents201579
Uncited documents201669
Uncited documents201761
Uncited documents201865
Uncited documents201958
Cited documents19990
Cited documents20000
Cited documents20011
Cited documents20020
Cited documents20030
Cited documents20040
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20092
Cited documents20106
Cited documents201111
Cited documents20129
Cited documents201312
Cited documents20149
Cited documents20159
Cited documents201614
Cited documents201715
Cited documents201810
Cited documents20199
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