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Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

American Society of Civil Engineers in Scimago Institutions Rankings

H-Index

9

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

19434162, 19434170

Coverage

2018-2020

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Scope

The Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction adheres to the same submission guidelines used by other ASCE journals, with some content and style policies tailored to accommodate the specific subject matter. Click here for details. The mission of the Journal is to serve as the technical reference and resource for construction lawyers engaged in public and private practice, as well as for design engineers, construction engineers, and executives responsible for successful project administration. The Journal provides thought-provoking discussions and insight into the legal relationships arising out of the changing nature of project delivery systems, dispute avoidance and resolution, sustainability concerns, and effective project execution. The Journal will focus on legal issues, aim to increase the attention given to legal systems during engineering and construction practice, and seek excellence in the application of legal resources for the success of engineering and construction projects. The Journal accepts papers and articles spanning legal issues and litigation pertaining to all areas of engineering and construction, including contract law and interpretation; professional liability and negligence; public bidding law and regulation; negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and alternative dispute-resolution systems; tort and insurance law; workers' compensation; environmental law and compliance; sustainability and climate change; acts and statutes governing design and construction of public or private projects; state and federal hazardous waste law; maritime, coastal, and ocean law; real estate development and construction law; product liability; labor and employment law; administrative law; government contracts; corporate and bankruptcy law and regulation; claims analysis [...] Join the conversation about this journal
Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Civil and Structural Engineering2019Q3
Civil and Structural Engineering2020Q3
Engineering (miscellaneous)2019Q2
Engineering (miscellaneous)2020Q2
Law2019Q2
Law2020Q2
Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality2019Q3
Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality2020Q2
SJR

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.

YearSJR
20190.234
20200.378
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
200932
201827
201943
202094
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)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.963
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20202.543
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.963
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20202.543
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.963
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20202.543
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20180
Self Cites201914
Self Cites202078
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20180
Total Cites201926
Total Cites2020178
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20090
External Cites per document20180
External Cites per document20190.444
External Cites per document20201.449
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20180.000
Cites per document20190.963
Cites per document20202.543
% 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
20099.38
201818.52
20199.30
202018.09
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20201
Citable documents20090
Citable documents20180
Citable documents201927
Citable documents202069
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20090
Uncited documents20180
Uncited documents201912
Uncited documents202016
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20180
Cited documents201915
Cited documents202054
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