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Social Studies of Science

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

Social Sciences
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
PublisherSAGE Publications
Publication typeJournals
ISSN03063127
Coverage1971-ongoing
Scope Social Studies of Science is an international peer reviewed journal that encourages submissions of original research on science, technology and medicing. The journal is multidisciplinary, publishing work from a range of fields including: ·political science, sociology, economics ·history, philosophy, psychology ·social anthropology, legal and educational disciplines

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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
History1999Q1
History2000Q1
History2001Q1
History2002Q1
History2003Q1
History2004Q1
History2005Q1
History2006Q1
History2007Q1
History2008Q1
History2009Q1
History2010Q1
History2011Q1
History2012Q1
History2013Q1
History2014Q1
History2015Q1
History2016Q1
History2017Q1
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
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2000Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2002Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q1
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
19990.873
20000.384
20010.554
20020.514
20030.576
20040.642
20050.742
20061.103
20070.817
20081.330
20090.769
20101.244
20111.306
20121.363
20131.727
20141.700
20151.979
20161.923
20171.516
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)19990.991
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.867
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.675
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.895
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.043
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.211
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.262
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.548
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.378
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.255
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.275
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.762
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.135
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.214
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.092
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.632
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20154.144
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.557
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.053
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.991
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.792
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.704
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.917
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.087
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.183
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.358
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.194
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.189
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.314
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.541
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.578
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.821
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.723
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.147
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.530
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.044
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.366
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.504
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.961
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.885
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.651
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.013
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.095
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.078
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20061.705
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.349
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.789
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.280
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.269
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.082
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.641
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.622
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.022
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20154.571
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.953
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 Cites199928
Self Cites200032
Self Cites200126
Self Cites200230
Self Cites200326
Self Cites200413
Self Cites200517
Self Cites200614
Self Cites20075
Self Cites200822
Self Cites20098
Self Cites201023
Self Cites201124
Self Cites201223
Self Cites201331
Self Cites201439
Self Cites201551
Self Cites201639
Self Cites201723
Total Cites1999109
Total Cites200099
Total Cites200188
Total Cites2002121
Total Cites2003125
Total Cites2004129
Total Cites2005129
Total Cites2006204
Total Cites2007208
Total Cites2008243
Total Cites2009277
Total Cites2010281
Total Cites2011299
Total Cites2012305
Total Cites2013406
Total Cites2014466
Total Cites2015546
Total Cites2016451
Total Cites2017445
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 document19990.736
External Cites per document20000.536
External Cites per document20010.496
External Cites per document20020.689
External Cites per document20030.861
External Cites per document20041.064
External Cites per document20051.179
External Cites per document20062.043
External Cites per document20072.137
External Cites per document20082.105
External Cites per document20092.468
External Cites per document20102.367
External Cites per document20112.594
External Cites per document20122.518
External Cites per document20132.907
External Cites per document20143.235
External Cites per document20153.667
External Cites per document20163.075
External Cites per document20173.323
Cites per document19990.991
Cites per document20000.792
Cites per document20010.704
Cites per document20020.917
Cites per document20031.087
Cites per document20041.183
Cites per document20051.358
Cites per document20062.194
Cites per document20072.189
Cites per document20082.314
Cites per document20092.541
Cites per document20102.578
Cites per document20112.821
Cites per document20122.723
Cites per document20133.147
Cites per document20143.530
Cites per document20154.044
Cites per document20163.366
Cites per document20173.504
% 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
19993.85
200010.26
20012.04
200211.11
20032.78
200410.81
20056.06
20064.88
200711.36
20085.56
20097.14
20104.88
201123.81
20127.02
201311.63
201414.29
201516.00
201615.79
201711.63
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 documents19994
Non-citable documents20005
Non-citable documents20015
Non-citable documents20028
Non-citable documents20039
Non-citable documents200412
Non-citable documents200514
Non-citable documents200613
Non-citable documents200716
Non-citable documents200813
Non-citable documents200912
Non-citable documents201013
Non-citable documents201113
Non-citable documents201213
Non-citable documents201311
Non-citable documents201410
Non-citable documents20157
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20173
Citable documents1999110
Citable documents2000125
Citable documents2001125
Citable documents2002132
Citable documents2003115
Citable documents2004109
Citable documents200595
Citable documents200693
Citable documents200795
Citable documents2008105
Citable documents2009109
Citable documents2010109
Citable documents2011106
Citable documents2012112
Citable documents2013129
Citable documents2014132
Citable documents2015135
Citable documents2016134
Citable documents2017127
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 documents199955
Uncited documents200079
Uncited documents200185
Uncited documents200284
Uncited documents200365
Uncited documents200468
Uncited documents200558
Uncited documents200644
Uncited documents200745
Uncited documents200852
Uncited documents200936
Uncited documents201041
Uncited documents201134
Uncited documents201234
Uncited documents201341
Uncited documents201426
Uncited documents201525
Uncited documents201631
Uncited documents201719
Cited documents199959
Cited documents200051
Cited documents200145
Cited documents200256
Cited documents200359
Cited documents200453
Cited documents200551
Cited documents200662
Cited documents200766
Cited documents200866
Cited documents200985
Cited documents201081
Cited documents201185
Cited documents201291
Cited documents201399
Cited documents2014116
Cited documents2015117
Cited documents2016104
Cited documents2017111
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