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Global Journal Al-Thaqafahopen access



Universities and research institutions in Malaysia
Media Ranking in Malaysia

Subject Area and Category


Kolej Universiti Islam Sultan Azlan Shah



Publication type



22320474, 22320482





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Global Journal Al-Thaqafah (GJAT) is a biannual journal, published by Universiti Sultan Azlan Shah (USAS), Perak, MALAYSIA. This journal is purely academic and peer reviewed. It caters to articles, research notes and reports, and book reviews on diverse topics relating to Islam and the Muslims. This journal is intended to provide an avenue for researchers and academics from all persuasions and traditions to share and discuss differing views, new ideas, theories, research outcomes, and socio-cultural and socio-political issues that impact on and directly or indirectly affect the Muslim World with the sole purpose of making this world a better place to live in. GJAT started in 2011 and was later granted the SCOPUS status in March 2014. Since then, GJAT has published numerous articles and materials from international contributors. GJAT welcomes contributions from all: academics, experts, and professionals. All articles submitted must be original, academic, of high scholarly standard, and meet the strict SCOPUS requirements. GJAT prioritizes articles that discuss fundamental issues and are of global relevance and importance, and publishes all articles that fulfill the basic criteria without prejudice (kindly refer to "Submission and Guidelines"). All decisions by GJAT to publish any article are final. 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.

Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2019Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2020Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2021Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2022Q4
Cultural Studies2012Q2
Cultural Studies2013Q3
Cultural Studies2014Q2
Cultural Studies2015Q3
Cultural Studies2016Q2
Cultural Studies2017Q2
Cultural Studies2018Q2
Cultural Studies2019Q3
Cultural Studies2020Q4
Cultural Studies2021Q2
Cultural Studies2022Q3

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)20120.571
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.154
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.191
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.099
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.227
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.140
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.594
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.268
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.435
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.252
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20220.286
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.571
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.154
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.191
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.078
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.139
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.681
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.239
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.355
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.244
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20220.150
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.571
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.154
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.150
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.089
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.146
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.708
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.219
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.349
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.108
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20220.125
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 Cites20124
Self Cites20132
Self Cites20146
Self Cites20152
Self Cites20164
Self Cites20173
Self Cites20183
Self Cites20193
Self Cites20202
Self Cites20215
Self Cites20221
Total Cites20110
Total Cites20124
Total Cites20134
Total Cites20149
Total Cites20155
Total Cites201613
Total Cites201710
Total Cites201849
Total Cites201921
Total Cites202038
Total Cites202130
Total Cites202216
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 document20120.000
External Cites per document20130.077
External Cites per document20140.064
External Cites per document20150.047
External Cites per document20160.130
External Cites per document20170.097
External Cites per document20180.639
External Cites per document20190.205
External Cites per document20200.336
External Cites per document20210.203
External Cites per document20220.140
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.571
Cites per document20130.154
Cites per document20140.191
Cites per document20150.078
Cites per document20160.188
Cites per document20170.139
Cites per document20180.681
Cites per document20190.239
Cites per document20200.355
Cites per document20210.244
Cites per document20220.150
% 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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Non-citable documents20210
Non-citable documents20220
Citable documents20110
Citable documents20127
Citable documents201326
Citable documents201447
Citable documents201564
Citable documents201669
Citable documents201772
Citable documents201872
Citable documents201988
Citable documents2020107
Citable documents2021123
Citable documents2022107
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 documents20123
Uncited documents201322
Uncited documents201442
Uncited documents201560
Uncited documents201658
Uncited documents201764
Uncited documents201856
Uncited documents201975
Uncited documents202081
Uncited documents2021103
Uncited documents202297
Cited documents20110
Cited documents20124
Cited documents20134
Cited documents20145
Cited documents20154
Cited documents201611
Cited documents20178
Cited documents201816
Cited documents201913
Cited documents202026
Cited documents202120
Cited documents202210
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