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Journal of Legal History

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
6
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
History

Social Sciences
Law
PublisherFrank Cass Publishers
Publication typeJournals
ISSN17440564, 01440365
Coverage1980-1995, 2009-ongoing
Scope The Journal of Legal History, founded in 1980, is the only British journal concerned solely with legal history. It publishes articles in English on the sources and development of the common law, both in the British Isles and overseas, on the history of the laws of Ireland, Scotland, and Wales, and on Roman Law and the European legal tradition. There is a section for shorter research notes, review-articles, and a wide-ranging section of reviews of recent literature.
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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
History2010Q2
History2011Q1
History2012Q2
History2013Q1
History2014Q1
History2015Q2
History2016Q3
History2017Q1
Law2010Q3
Law2011Q3
Law2012Q3
Law2013Q3
Law2014Q3
Law2015Q4
Law2016Q4
Law2017Q2
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
20100.174
20110.212
20120.171
20130.265
20140.210
20150.129
20160.112
20170.258
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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.444
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.300
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.656
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.395
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.318
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.239
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.302
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.302
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.444
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.300
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.656
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.265
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.303
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.265
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.212
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.444
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.300
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.478
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.130
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.087
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.227
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.300
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20161
Self Cites20170
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20104
Total Cites20116
Total Cites201221
Total Cites20139
Total Cites201410
Total Cites20159
Total Cites20166
Total Cites20177
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 document20090
External Cites per document20100.333
External Cites per document20110.300
External Cites per document20120.625
External Cites per document20130.265
External Cites per document20140.303
External Cites per document20150.235
External Cites per document20160.156
External Cites per document20170.212
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.444
Cites per document20110.300
Cites per document20120.656
Cites per document20130.265
Cites per document20140.303
Cites per document20150.265
Cites per document20160.188
Cites per document20170.212
% 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
20090.00
20100.00
20110.00
20120.00
20130.00
20140.00
20150.00
20169.09
201711.11
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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Citable documents20090
Citable documents20109
Citable documents201120
Citable documents201232
Citable documents201334
Citable documents201433
Citable documents201534
Citable documents201632
Citable documents201733
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 documents20090
Uncited documents20107
Uncited documents201116
Uncited documents201224
Uncited documents201328
Uncited documents201425
Uncited documents201529
Uncited documents201626
Uncited documents201729
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20103
Cited documents20115
Cited documents201210
Cited documents20137
Cited documents20149
Cited documents20155
Cited documents20166
Cited documents20174
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