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Revista de Investigacoes Constitucionaisopen access



Universities and research institutions in Brazil
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Universidade Federal do Parana

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The journal’s editorial line follows the main research areas developed by the research group (NINC), with focus on the critic study of Constitutional Law and legal and political institutions, and their connections with democracy, state intervention, fundamental rights and theories of justice, with particular emphasis on issues inserted into the contact points with fields of Public Law intimately connected with Constitutional Law, such as Administrative Law, Electoral Law and Theory of the State. 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.

Sociology and Political Science2018Q3
Sociology and Political Science2019Q4
Sociology and Political Science2020Q3
Sociology and Political Science2021Q3
Sociology and Political Science2022Q2

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)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.667
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.061
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.205
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.418
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.591
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.630
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.787
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20220.540
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.061
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.205
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.438
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.712
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.717
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.899
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20220.457
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.061
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.140
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.361
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.720
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.824
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.485
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20220.460
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 Cites20140
Self Cites201513
Self Cites20163
Self Cites201712
Self Cites201815
Self Cites201918
Self Cites202024
Self Cites202124
Self Cites202210
Total Cites20140
Total Cites201514
Total Cites20163
Total Cites201716
Total Cites201839
Total Cites201974
Total Cites202076
Total Cites202198
Total Cites202243
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 document20140
External Cites per document20150.048
External Cites per document20160.000
External Cites per document20170.051
External Cites per document20180.270
External Cites per document20190.538
External Cites per document20200.491
External Cites per document20210.679
External Cites per document20220.351
Cites per document20140.000
Cites per document20150.667
Cites per document20160.061
Cites per document20170.205
Cites per document20180.438
Cites per document20190.712
Cites per document20200.717
Cites per document20210.899
Cites per document20220.457
% 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 documents20140
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20166
Non-citable documents20179
Non-citable documents20189
Non-citable documents20199
Non-citable documents20209
Non-citable documents202110
Non-citable documents202210
Citable documents20140
Citable documents201518
Citable documents201643
Citable documents201769
Citable documents201880
Citable documents201995
Citable documents202097
Citable documents202199
Citable documents202284
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 documents20140
Uncited documents201514
Uncited documents201646
Uncited documents201764
Uncited documents201860
Uncited documents201967
Uncited documents202066
Uncited documents202160
Uncited documents202266
Cited documents20140
Cited documents20157
Cited documents20163
Cited documents201714
Cited documents201829
Cited documents201937
Cited documents202040
Cited documents202149
Cited documents202228
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