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Social Studies of Science

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
78
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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
History2018Q1
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
History and Philosophy of Science2018Q1
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
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q1
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
20181.163
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)19991.018
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.873
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.681
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.906
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.043
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.354
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.186
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.193
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.067
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.867
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.074
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.639
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.928
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.156
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.065
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.608
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20154.091
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.910
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.426
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.251
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19991.018
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.792
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.712
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.932
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.087
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.321
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.236
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20061.789
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.763
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.034
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.513
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.459
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.651
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.632
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.112
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.552
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.074
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.748
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.827
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.792
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.961
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.885
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.651
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.012
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.013
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.254
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.899
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20061.268
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.028
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.675
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.260
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.156
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.974
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.530
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.620
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.075
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20154.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.882
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.224
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.695
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 Cites200231
Self Cites200326
Self Cites200418
Self Cites200517
Self Cites200615
Self Cites20077
Self Cites200817
Self Cites20098
Self Cites201024
Self Cites201120
Self Cites201223
Self Cites201331
Self Cites201440
Self Cites201541
Self Cites201647
Self Cites201723
Self Cites201819
Total Cites1999112
Total Cites200099
Total Cites200189
Total Cites2002123
Total Cites2003125
Total Cites2004144
Total Cites2005136
Total Cites2006204
Total Cites2007208
Total Cites2008240
Total Cites2009284
Total Cites2010273
Total Cites2011281
Total Cites2012308
Total Cites2013417
Total Cites2014476
Total Cites2015550
Total Cites2016476
Total Cites2017486
Total Cites2018349
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 document19990.764
External Cites per document20000.536
External Cites per document20010.504
External Cites per document20020.697
External Cites per document20030.861
External Cites per document20041.156
External Cites per document20051.082
External Cites per document20061.658
External Cites per document20071.703
External Cites per document20081.890
External Cites per document20092.442
External Cites per document20102.243
External Cites per document20112.462
External Cites per document20122.436
External Cites per document20132.881
External Cites per document20143.254
External Cites per document20153.770
External Cites per document20163.378
External Cites per document20173.646
External Cites per document20182.640
Cites per document19991.018
Cites per document20000.792
Cites per document20010.712
Cites per document20020.932
Cites per document20031.087
Cites per document20041.321
Cites per document20051.236
Cites per document20061.789
Cites per document20071.763
Cites per document20082.034
Cites per document20092.513
Cites per document20102.459
Cites per document20112.651
Cites per document20122.632
Cites per document20133.112
Cites per document20143.552
Cites per document20154.074
Cites per document20163.748
Cites per document20173.827
Cites per document20182.792
% 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
200411.54
20055.13
20064.65
200710.20
20083.23
20097.14
20104.55
201122.73
20127.02
201311.63
201414.29
201518.60
201613.33
201711.63
201821.05
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 documents200910
Non-citable documents201011
Non-citable documents201111
Non-citable documents201213
Non-citable documents201311
Non-citable documents201410
Non-citable documents20157
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20186
Citable documents1999110
Citable documents2000125
Citable documents2001125
Citable documents2002132
Citable documents2003115
Citable documents2004109
Citable documents2005110
Citable documents2006114
Citable documents2007118
Citable documents2008118
Citable documents2009113
Citable documents2010111
Citable documents2011106
Citable documents2012117
Citable documents2013134
Citable documents2014134
Citable documents2015135
Citable documents2016127
Citable documents2017127
Citable documents2018125
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 documents199954
Uncited documents200079
Uncited documents200185
Uncited documents200283
Uncited documents200365
Uncited documents200464
Uncited documents200571
Uncited documents200663
Uncited documents200764
Uncited documents200860
Uncited documents200940
Uncited documents201046
Uncited documents201143
Uncited documents201237
Uncited documents201342
Uncited documents201426
Uncited documents201527
Uncited documents201625
Uncited documents201717
Uncited documents201838
Cited documents199960
Cited documents200051
Cited documents200145
Cited documents200257
Cited documents200359
Cited documents200457
Cited documents200553
Cited documents200664
Cited documents200770
Cited documents200871
Cited documents200983
Cited documents201076
Cited documents201174
Cited documents201293
Cited documents2013103
Cited documents2014118
Cited documents2015115
Cited documents2016103
Cited documents2017113
Cited documents201893
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