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Analysis and Metaphysics


United States

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Addleton Academic Publishers



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Analysis and Metaphysics publishes mainly original empirical research and review articles focusing on hot emerging topics, e.g. neurophilosophy, posthumanism, deep learning neural networks, predictive analytics, robot consciousness, cognitive Internet of Things, social media algorithms, big data ethics, etc. 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.


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)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.200
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.350
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.321
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.059
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.556
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.200
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.350
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.321
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.842
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.091
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20193.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.200
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.350
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.538
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20184.714
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.000
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 Cites20130
Self Cites20144
Self Cites20153
Self Cites20161
Self Cites201711
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20196
Total Cites20130
Total Cites201418
Total Cites201527
Total Cites201637
Total Cites201735
Total Cites201868
Total Cites201972
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 document20130
External Cites per document20140.933
External Cites per document20151.200
External Cites per document20161.286
External Cites per document20171.263
External Cites per document20183.091
External Cites per document20192.750
Cites per document20130.000
Cites per document20141.200
Cites per document20151.350
Cites per document20161.321
Cites per document20171.842
Cites per document20183.091
Cites per document20193.000
% 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 documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents20130
Citable documents201415
Citable documents201520
Citable documents201628
Citable documents201719
Citable documents201822
Citable documents201924
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 documents20130
Uncited documents20149
Uncited documents201516
Uncited documents201619
Uncited documents20178
Uncited documents20186
Uncited documents201911
Cited documents20130
Cited documents20146
Cited documents20154
Cited documents20169
Cited documents201711
Cited documents201816
Cited documents201913
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