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Science

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
1015
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
History and Philosophy of Science

Multidisciplinary
Multidisciplinary
PublisherAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00368075
Coverage1880-ongoing
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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
History and Philosophy of Science1999Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2000Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2001Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2002Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2003Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2004Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2005Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2006Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2007Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2008Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2009Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2010Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2011Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2012Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2013Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2014Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2015Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2016Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2017Q1
Multidisciplinary1999Q1
Multidisciplinary2000Q1
Multidisciplinary2001Q1
Multidisciplinary2002Q1
Multidisciplinary2003Q1
Multidisciplinary2004Q1
Multidisciplinary2005Q1
Multidisciplinary2006Q1
Multidisciplinary2007Q1
Multidisciplinary2008Q1
Multidisciplinary2009Q1
Multidisciplinary2010Q1
Multidisciplinary2011Q1
Multidisciplinary2012Q1
Multidisciplinary2013Q1
Multidisciplinary2014Q1
Multidisciplinary2015Q1
Multidisciplinary2016Q1
Multidisciplinary2017Q1
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
199916.615
200013.319
200110.987
200210.814
200311.428
200411.589
200511.090
200610.542
200710.072
200811.277
200911.897
201013.481
201114.238
201213.318
201312.410
201412.052
201512.872
201613.745
201714.142
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)199919.559
Cites / Doc. (4 years)200018.457
Cites / Doc. (4 years)200117.650
Cites / Doc. (4 years)200216.758
Cites / Doc. (4 years)200316.482
Cites / Doc. (4 years)200417.028
Cites / Doc. (4 years)200517.841
Cites / Doc. (4 years)200617.830
Cites / Doc. (4 years)200716.704
Cites / Doc. (4 years)200816.725
Cites / Doc. (4 years)200917.943
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201019.675
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201121.694
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201222.578
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201321.938
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201420.974
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201520.506
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201620.964
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201722.070
Cites / Doc. (3 years)199919.559
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200017.976
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200116.352
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200216.018
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200316.708
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200417.010
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200517.711
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200617.103
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200716.381
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200816.176
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200917.844
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201020.410
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201121.946
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201221.827
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201320.514
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201419.871
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201519.994
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201621.430
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201721.845
Cites / Doc. (2 years)199918.787
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200015.944
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200114.973
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200215.851
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200316.434
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200416.670
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200516.552
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200616.621
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200715.213
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200815.467
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200918.278
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201020.263
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201121.404
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201220.015
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201318.501
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201418.914
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201519.870
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201620.781
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201722.235
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 Cites19991314
Self Cites20001125
Self Cites20011203
Self Cites20021264
Self Cites20031184
Self Cites20041081
Self Cites2005992
Self Cites20061009
Self Cites2007932
Self Cites2008996
Self Cites2009887
Self Cites2010993
Self Cites2011954
Self Cites2012934
Self Cites2013997
Self Cites2014890
Self Cites2015988
Self Cites20161055
Self Cites2017900
Total Cites199977591
Total Cites200078413
Total Cites200176805
Total Cites200278359
Total Cites200382422
Total Cites200486974
Total Cites200591036
Total Cites200686062
Total Cites200783529
Total Cites200881007
Total Cites200986667
Total Cites201092539
Total Cites201195332
Total Cites201297980
Total Cites201395246
Total Cites201497029
Total Cites201596113
Total Cites201699927
Total Cites201797210
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 document199919.228
External Cites per document200017.718
External Cites per document200116.096
External Cites per document200215.759
External Cites per document200316.468
External Cites per document200416.799
External Cites per document200517.518
External Cites per document200616.902
External Cites per document200716.199
External Cites per document200815.977
External Cites per document200917.661
External Cites per document201020.191
External Cites per document201121.726
External Cites per document201221.619
External Cites per document201320.299
External Cites per document201419.689
External Cites per document201519.789
External Cites per document201621.204
External Cites per document201721.643
Cites per document199919.559
Cites per document200017.976
Cites per document200116.352
Cites per document200216.018
Cites per document200316.708
Cites per document200417.010
Cites per document200517.711
Cites per document200617.103
Cites per document200716.381
Cites per document200816.176
Cites per document200917.844
Cites per document201020.410
Cites per document201121.946
Cites per document201221.827
Cites per document201320.514
Cites per document201419.871
Cites per document201519.994
Cites per document201621.430
Cites per document201721.845
% 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
199911.84
20005.77
20010.86
20022.58
200316.54
200417.29
200520.35
200621.08
200721.02
200822.26
200923.96
201024.32
201125.56
201225.10
201326.43
201427.91
201528.11
201629.75
201730.35
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 documents19994098
Non-citable documents20003690
Non-citable documents20012958
Non-citable documents20022499
Non-citable documents20032699
Non-citable documents20042595
Non-citable documents20052604
Non-citable documents20062606
Non-citable documents20072376
Non-citable documents20082250
Non-citable documents20092247
Non-citable documents20102603
Non-citable documents20112779
Non-citable documents20122488
Non-citable documents20132226
Non-citable documents20141809
Non-citable documents20151784
Non-citable documents20161708
Non-citable documents20171728
Citable documents19993967
Citable documents20004362
Citable documents20014697
Citable documents20024892
Citable documents20034933
Citable documents20045113
Citable documents20055140
Citable documents20065032
Citable documents20075099
Citable documents20085008
Citable documents20094857
Citable documents20104534
Citable documents20114344
Citable documents20124489
Citable documents20134643
Citable documents20144883
Citable documents20154807
Citable documents20164663
Citable documents20174450
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 documents19993945
Uncited documents20003917
Uncited documents20013468
Uncited documents20023128
Uncited documents20033064
Uncited documents20042995
Uncited documents20052961
Uncited documents20062967
Uncited documents20072887
Uncited documents20082662
Uncited documents20092448
Uncited documents20102479
Uncited documents20112511
Uncited documents20122320
Uncited documents20132371
Uncited documents20142300
Uncited documents20152297
Uncited documents20162120
Uncited documents20172031
Cited documents19994120
Cited documents20004135
Cited documents20014187
Cited documents20024263
Cited documents20034568
Cited documents20044713
Cited documents20054783
Cited documents20064671
Cited documents20074588
Cited documents20084596
Cited documents20094656
Cited documents20104658
Cited documents20114612
Cited documents20124657
Cited documents20134498
Cited documents20144392
Cited documents20154294
Cited documents20164251
Cited documents20174147
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