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Science and Technology Studiesopen access



Universities and research institutions in Finland

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The Finnish Society for Science and Technology Studies



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Science & Technology Studies is an international peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the advancement of scholarly studies of science and technology as socio-material phenomena, including their historical and contemporary production and their associated forms of knowledge, expertise, social organization and controversy. This includes interest in developing Science and Technology Studies' own knowledge production techniques, methodology and interventions. The journal welcomes high quality contributions to that are based on substantial theoretical or empirical engagement with the multidisciplinary field of science and technology studies, including contributions from anthropology, sociology, history, philosophy, political science, educational science and communication studies. Science & Technology Studies is the official journal of the European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (EASST) and the Finnish Association for Science and Technology Studies. 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.

History and Philosophy of Science2012Q4
History and Philosophy of Science2013Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2014Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2015Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2016Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2017Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2018Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2019Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2020Q1

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)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.300
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.593
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.044
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.210
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.030
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.359
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.726
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.175
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.658
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.300
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.593
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.044
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.346
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.163
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.326
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.778
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.837
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.862
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.300
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.593
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.971
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.806
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.448
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.129
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.676
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20202.143
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 Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20131
Self Cites201414
Self Cites201513
Self Cites20164
Self Cites20172
Self Cites20185
Self Cites20195
Self Cites20202
Total Cites20110
Total Cites20123
Total Cites201316
Total Cites201447
Total Cites201570
Total Cites201657
Total Cites201761
Total Cites201880
Total Cites201941
Total Cites2020108
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 document20110
External Cites per document20120.375
External Cites per document20130.652
External Cites per document20140.846
External Cites per document20151.213
External Cites per document20161.152
External Cites per document20171.311
External Cites per document20181.744
External Cites per document20190.783
External Cites per document20201.927
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.300
Cites per document20130.593
Cites per document20141.044
Cites per document20151.346
Cites per document20161.163
Cites per document20171.326
Cites per document20181.778
Cites per document20190.837
Cites per document20201.862
% 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 documents20110
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20134
Non-citable documents20146
Non-citable documents20155
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20171
Non-citable documents20182
Non-citable documents20193
Non-citable documents20203
Citable documents20110
Citable documents20128
Citable documents201323
Citable documents201439
Citable documents201547
Citable documents201646
Citable documents201745
Citable documents201843
Citable documents201946
Citable documents202055
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 documents20110
Uncited documents20127
Uncited documents201320
Uncited documents201423
Uncited documents201523
Uncited documents201622
Uncited documents201718
Uncited documents201816
Uncited documents201924
Uncited documents202021
Cited documents20110
Cited documents20123
Cited documents20137
Cited documents201422
Cited documents201529
Cited documents201627
Cited documents201728
Cited documents201829
Cited documents201925
Cited documents202037
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