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Contemporary Security Policy

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
13
H Index
Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Political Science and International Relations
PublisherRoutledge
Publication typeJournals
ISSN13523260, 17438764
Coverage1994-1995, 2010-ongoing
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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
Political Science and International Relations2011Q2
Political Science and International Relations2012Q2
Political Science and International Relations2013Q1
Political Science and International Relations2014Q1
Political Science and International Relations2015Q2
Political Science and International Relations2016Q2
Political Science and International Relations2017Q2
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
20110.335
20120.320
20130.515
20140.533
20150.495
20160.431
20170.462
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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.318
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.636
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.880
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.299
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.865
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.917
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.318
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.636
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.937
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.286
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.706
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.110
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.318
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.636
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.051
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.823
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.034
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.694
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.255
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 Cites20100
Self Cites20112
Self Cites20126
Self Cites201320
Self Cites20147
Self Cites201513
Self Cites20162
Self Cites201710
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20117
Total Cites201235
Total Cites201381
Total Cites201489
Total Cites2015108
Total Cites201660
Total Cites201781
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 document20100
External Cites per document20110.227
External Cites per document20120.527
External Cites per document20130.753
External Cites per document20140.863
External Cites per document20151.131
External Cites per document20160.682
External Cites per document20170.973
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.318
Cites per document20120.636
Cites per document20131.000
Cites per document20140.937
Cites per document20151.286
Cites per document20160.706
Cites per document20171.110
% 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
20100.00
20110.00
20120.00
20130.00
20144.35
20150.00
201623.08
201722.58
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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20173
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201122
Citable documents201255
Citable documents201381
Citable documents201495
Citable documents201584
Citable documents201685
Citable documents201773
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 documents20100
Uncited documents201116
Uncited documents201233
Uncited documents201345
Uncited documents201454
Uncited documents201538
Uncited documents201657
Uncited documents201740
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20116
Cited documents201224
Cited documents201339
Cited documents201444
Cited documents201548
Cited documents201629
Cited documents201736
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