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Thinking Skills and Creativity

Country Netherlands  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Netherlands
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Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
PublisherElsevier BV
Publication typeJournals
Scope Thinking Skills and Creativity is a new journal providing a peer-reviewed forum for communication and debate for the community of researchers interested in teaching for thinking and creativity. Papers may represent a variety of theoretical perspectives and methodological approaches and may relate to any age level in a diversity of settings: formal and informal, education and work-based.


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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.


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)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.111
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.130
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.091
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.048
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.866
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.414
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.434
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.566
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.397
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.573
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.096
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.196
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.111
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.130
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.091
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.925
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.980
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.579
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.452
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.235
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.431
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.764
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.123
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.130
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.886
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.594
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.933
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.409
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.237
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.924
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.973
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.571
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.071
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 Cites20060
Self Cites20075
Self Cites200813
Self Cites20097
Self Cites201014
Self Cites201112
Self Cites201211
Self Cites201331
Self Cites201448
Self Cites201547
Self Cites201669
Self Cites201737
Self Cites201865
Total Cites20060
Total Cites200710
Total Cites200826
Total Cites200948
Total Cites201090
Total Cites2011102
Total Cites201297
Total Cites2013147
Total Cites2014228
Total Cites2015266
Total Cites2016299
Total Cites2017261
Total Cites2018363
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 document20060
External Cites per document20070.556
External Cites per document20080.565
External Cites per document20090.932
External Cites per document20101.407
External Cites per document20111.698
External Cites per document20121.755
External Cites per document20132.035
External Cites per document20141.935
External Cites per document20151.840
External Cites per document20161.870
External Cites per document20171.514
External Cites per document20181.743
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20071.111
Cites per document20081.130
Cites per document20091.091
Cites per document20101.667
Cites per document20111.925
Cites per document20121.980
Cites per document20132.579
Cites per document20142.452
Cites per document20152.235
Cites per document20162.431
Cites per document20171.764
Cites per document20182.123
% 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 documents20060
Non-citable documents20071
Non-citable documents20081
Non-citable documents20094
Non-citable documents20104
Non-citable documents20117
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20134
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20183
Citable documents20060
Citable documents20079
Citable documents200823
Citable documents200944
Citable documents201054
Citable documents201153
Citable documents201249
Citable documents201357
Citable documents201493
Citable documents2015119
Citable documents2016123
Citable documents2017148
Citable documents2018171
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 documents20060
Uncited documents20075
Uncited documents200811
Uncited documents200921
Uncited documents201018
Uncited documents201121
Uncited documents201216
Uncited documents201320
Uncited documents201426
Uncited documents201534
Uncited documents201631
Uncited documents201750
Uncited documents201841
Cited documents20060
Cited documents20075
Cited documents200813
Cited documents200927
Cited documents201040
Cited documents201139
Cited documents201237
Cited documents201341
Cited documents201469
Cited documents201588
Cited documents201695
Cited documents2017101
Cited documents2018133
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