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Race and Social Problems

Country Germany  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Germany
H Index
Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Sociology and Political Science
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Publication typeJournals
ISSN18671748, 18671756
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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.

Sociology and Political Science2010Q2
Sociology and Political Science2011Q2
Sociology and Political Science2012Q2
Sociology and Political Science2013Q2
Sociology and Political Science2014Q2
Sociology and Political Science2015Q2
Sociology and Political Science2016Q1
Sociology and Political Science2017Q1
Sociology and Political Science2018Q2

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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.826
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.842
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.016
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.397
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.278
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.674
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.867
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.838
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.686
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.826
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.842
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.016
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.945
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.344
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.606
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.041
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.680
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.442
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.826
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.842
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.684
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.975
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.220
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.633
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.367
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.220
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.491
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20114
Self Cites20126
Self Cites20132
Self Cites20146
Self Cites20153
Self Cites20163
Self Cites20177
Self Cites20182
Total Cites20090
Total Cites201019
Total Cites201132
Total Cites201262
Total Cites201352
Total Cites201486
Total Cites2015106
Total Cites2016149
Total Cites2017126
Total Cites2018111
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 document20090
External Cites per document20100.826
External Cites per document20110.737
External Cites per document20120.918
External Cites per document20130.909
External Cites per document20141.250
External Cites per document20151.561
External Cites per document20162.000
External Cites per document20171.587
External Cites per document20181.416
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.826
Cites per document20110.842
Cites per document20121.016
Cites per document20130.945
Cites per document20141.344
Cites per document20151.606
Cites per document20162.041
Cites per document20171.680
Cites per document20181.442
% 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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20154
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20183
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201023
Citable documents201138
Citable documents201261
Citable documents201355
Citable documents201464
Citable documents201566
Citable documents201673
Citable documents201775
Citable documents201877
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 documents20090
Uncited documents201013
Uncited documents201119
Uncited documents201233
Uncited documents201328
Uncited documents201429
Uncited documents201529
Uncited documents201630
Uncited documents201734
Uncited documents201836
Cited documents20090
Cited documents201010
Cited documents201119
Cited documents201228
Cited documents201328
Cited documents201438
Cited documents201541
Cited documents201646
Cited documents201743
Cited documents201844
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