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Education Inquiryopen access


United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

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Taylor and Francis Ltd.



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Education Inquiry (Edu.Inq.) is an international peer-reviewed journal that publishes high quality original articles in the field of education. The journal is looking for studies that present and debate contemporary education research and policy, changes in teaching and learning across all sectors of education, the nature and processes of education and training as well as research in and on Teacher Education. Education Inquiry welcomes cross-disciplinary contributions and innovative perspectives. Of particularly interest are studies that analyse and critique subject teaching, didactics and pedagogy, education policy or practice, across all levels of education, within specific national boundaries or in comparative perspective. Education Inquiry welcomes research from a variety of methodological and theoretical approaches, and invites studies that make the nature and use of educational research the subject of inquiry. Education Inquiry readers include educators, researchers, teachers and policy makers. 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.

Public Administration2019Q3
Public Administration2020Q2
Sociology and Political Science2019Q2
Sociology and Political Science2020Q2

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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.240
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.583
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.964
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.268
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.681
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.613
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.793
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.618
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.152
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20203.385
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.240
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.583
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.964
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.566
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.784
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.438
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.600
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.941
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.642
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.240
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.583
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.011
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.840
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.712
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.107
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.521
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.130
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.955
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20204.467
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 Cites20100
Self Cites20112
Self Cites201212
Self Cites201322
Self Cites201438
Self Cites201514
Self Cites20162
Self Cites20173
Self Cites201810
Self Cites20193
Self Cites20208
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20116
Total Cites201242
Total Cites2013108
Total Cites2014160
Total Cites2015177
Total Cites2016173
Total Cites2017115
Total Cites2018112
Total Cites2019132
Total Cites2020244
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 document20100
External Cites per document20110.211
External Cites per document20120.484
External Cites per document20130.878
External Cites per document20141.043
External Cites per document20151.567
External Cites per document20161.879
External Cites per document20171.455
External Cites per document20181.500
External Cites per document20192.016
External Cites per document20203.806
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.240
Cites per document20120.583
Cites per document20130.964
Cites per document20141.250
Cites per document20151.566
Cites per document20161.784
Cites per document20171.438
Cites per document20181.600
Cites per document20191.941
Cites per document20203.642
% 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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20116
Non-citable documents201210
Non-citable documents201314
Non-citable documents201411
Non-citable documents20159
Non-citable documents20166
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20182
Non-citable documents20194
Non-citable documents20205
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201119
Citable documents201262
Citable documents201398
Citable documents2014117
Citable documents2015104
Citable documents201691
Citable documents201777
Citable documents201868
Citable documents201964
Citable documents202062
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 documents20100
Uncited documents201122
Uncited documents201256
Uncited documents201376
Uncited documents201482
Uncited documents201570
Uncited documents201653
Uncited documents201748
Uncited documents201841
Uncited documents201934
Uncited documents202020
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20113
Cited documents201216
Cited documents201336
Cited documents201446
Cited documents201543
Cited documents201644
Cited documents201732
Cited documents201829
Cited documents201934
Cited documents202047
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