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Educational Philosophy and Theory

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

Social Sciences
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Publication typeJournals
Coverage1969-1995, 2008-ongoing
Scope Educational Philosophy and Theory publishes articles concerned with all aspects of educational philosophy. It will also consider manuscripts from other areas of pure or applied educational research. In this latter category the journal has published manuscripts concerned with curriculum theory, educational administration, the politics of education, educational history, educational policy, and higher education.


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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.

History and Philosophy of Science2009Q3
History and Philosophy of Science2010Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2011Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2012Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2013Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2014Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2015Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2016Q2
History and Philosophy of Science2017Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2018Q1

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)20090.686
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.821
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.954
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.157
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.063
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.927
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.047
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.990
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.957
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.653
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.686
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.821
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.954
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.946
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.827
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.872
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.863
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.891
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.943
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.686
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.821
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.624
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.800
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.952
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.582
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.747
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.792
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.975
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.112
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 Cites20091
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20116
Self Cites201224
Self Cites201318
Self Cites201424
Self Cites201530
Self Cites201630
Self Cites201740
Self Cites201866
Total Cites20080
Total Cites200935
Total Cites201078
Total Cites2011145
Total Cites2012174
Total Cites2013224
Total Cites2014215
Total Cites2015246
Total Cites2016259
Total Cites2017269
Total Cites2018581
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 document20090.667
External Cites per document20100.821
External Cites per document20110.914
External Cites per document20120.815
External Cites per document20130.920
External Cites per document20140.735
External Cites per document20150.766
External Cites per document20160.763
External Cites per document20170.758
External Cites per document20181.722
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.686
Cites per document20100.821
Cites per document20110.954
Cites per document20120.946
Cites per document20131.000
Cites per document20140.827
Cites per document20150.872
Cites per document20160.863
Cites per document20170.891
Cites per document20181.943
% 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 documents20099
Non-citable documents201037
Non-citable documents201147
Non-citable documents201248
Non-citable documents201332
Non-citable documents201432
Non-citable documents201536
Non-citable documents201642
Non-citable documents201756
Non-citable documents2018103
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200951
Citable documents201095
Citable documents2011152
Citable documents2012184
Citable documents2013224
Citable documents2014260
Citable documents2015282
Citable documents2016300
Citable documents2017302
Citable documents2018299
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 documents200937
Uncited documents201097
Uncited documents2011132
Uncited documents2012146
Uncited documents2013143
Uncited documents2014183
Uncited documents2015206
Uncited documents2016212
Uncited documents2017222
Uncited documents2018205
Cited documents20080
Cited documents200923
Cited documents201035
Cited documents201167
Cited documents201286
Cited documents2013113
Cited documents2014109
Cited documents2015112
Cited documents2016130
Cited documents2017136
Cited documents2018197
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