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Annual Review of Law and Social Science

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Sociology and Political Science
PublisherAnnual Reviews Inc.
Publication typeBook Series
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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.

Sociology and Political Science2007Q3
Sociology and Political Science2008Q2
Sociology and Political Science2009Q1
Sociology and Political Science2010Q1
Sociology and Political Science2011Q1
Sociology and Political Science2012Q1
Sociology and Political Science2013Q1
Sociology and Political Science2014Q1
Sociology and Political Science2015Q1
Sociology and Political Science2016Q1
Sociology and Political Science2017Q1

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)20070.556
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.324
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.296
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.389
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.353
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.706
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.154
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.109
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.407
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.313
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.699
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.556
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.324
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.296
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.944
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.894
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.353
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.836
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.098
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.210
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.883
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.563
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.556
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.324
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.583
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.514
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.551
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.520
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.619
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.119
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.256
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.707
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.091
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 Cites20072
Self Cites20085
Self Cites20095
Self Cites20106
Self Cites20112
Self Cites201210
Self Cites20139
Self Cites20147
Self Cites20155
Self Cites201614
Self Cites20176
Total Cites20060
Total Cites200710
Total Cites200849
Total Cites2009124
Total Cites2010105
Total Cites2011125
Total Cites2012160
Total Cites2013134
Total Cites2014128
Total Cites2015137
Total Cites2016113
Total Cites2017100
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 document20070.444
External Cites per document20081.189
External Cites per document20092.204
External Cites per document20101.833
External Cites per document20111.864
External Cites per document20122.206
External Cites per document20131.712
External Cites per document20141.984
External Cites per document20152.129
External Cites per document20161.650
External Cites per document20171.469
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20070.556
Cites per document20081.324
Cites per document20092.296
Cites per document20101.944
Cites per document20111.894
Cites per document20122.353
Cites per document20131.836
Cites per document20142.098
Cites per document20152.210
Cites per document20161.883
Cites per document20171.563
% 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 documents20070
Non-citable documents20081
Non-citable documents20091
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Citable documents20060
Citable documents200718
Citable documents200837
Citable documents200954
Citable documents201054
Citable documents201166
Citable documents201268
Citable documents201373
Citable documents201461
Citable documents201562
Citable documents201660
Citable documents201764
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 documents200713
Uncited documents200820
Uncited documents200918
Uncited documents201020
Uncited documents201124
Uncited documents201220
Uncited documents201323
Uncited documents201421
Uncited documents201517
Uncited documents201616
Uncited documents201723
Cited documents20060
Cited documents20075
Cited documents200818
Cited documents200937
Cited documents201035
Cited documents201142
Cited documents201248
Cited documents201350
Cited documents201440
Cited documents201545
Cited documents201644
Cited documents201741
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