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Universities and research institutions in Mexico

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Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Mexico

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Convergencia. Revista de Ciencias Sociales is a scientific publication that adheres to the philosophy of Open Access. Promoting and encouraging research on social sciences in Latin America is its main goal, as well as disseminating science as a purpose of the Autonomous University of the State of Mexico. Articles in Spanish and English are published, product of scientific research concerning analyses or controversies on contemporary theories, social facts, current discussions and case studies that enrich and offer a new theoretical approach to various disciplines in the social sciences, particularly to communication sciences, political science, public administration and sociology. The journal is addressed to researchers, professors and members of the scientific community interested in its topics. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2009Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2019Q3

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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.030
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.026
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.127
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.191
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.133
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.210
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.289
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.382
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.330
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.275
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.411
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.030
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.026
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.127
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.204
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.130
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.176
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.265
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.422
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.329
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.275
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.425
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.030
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.026
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.104
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.292
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.155
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.130
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.214
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.415
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.226
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.519
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 Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20112
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20154
Self Cites20161
Self Cites20172
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20192
Total Cites20080
Total Cites20091
Total Cites20102
Total Cites201114
Total Cites201222
Total Cites201312
Total Cites201415
Total Cites201522
Total Cites201635
Total Cites201727
Total Cites201822
Total Cites201934
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 document20080
External Cites per document20090.030
External Cites per document20100.026
External Cites per document20110.109
External Cites per document20120.194
External Cites per document20130.130
External Cites per document20140.176
External Cites per document20150.217
External Cites per document20160.410
External Cites per document20170.305
External Cites per document20180.275
External Cites per document20190.400
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.030
Cites per document20100.026
Cites per document20110.127
Cites per document20120.204
Cites per document20130.130
Cites per document20140.176
Cites per document20150.265
Cites per document20160.422
Cites per document20170.329
Cites per document20180.275
Cites per document20190.425
% 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 documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20103
Non-citable documents20114
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200933
Citable documents201076
Citable documents2011110
Citable documents2012108
Citable documents201392
Citable documents201485
Citable documents201583
Citable documents201683
Citable documents201782
Citable documents201880
Citable documents201980
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 documents20080
Uncited documents200932
Uncited documents201078
Uncited documents2011101
Uncited documents201296
Uncited documents201383
Uncited documents201474
Uncited documents201568
Uncited documents201664
Uncited documents201763
Uncited documents201861
Uncited documents201958
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20091
Cited documents20101
Cited documents201113
Cited documents201216
Cited documents201310
Cited documents201411
Cited documents201515
Cited documents201619
Cited documents201719
Cited documents201819
Cited documents201922
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