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Citation analysis in research evaluation

H. F. Moed
For citation analysis to be effective as a research evaluation tool, it is essential that participants understand its nature, how its indicators are constructed and calculated, what they intend to measure, and their potentialities and limitations. This book deals with the evaluation of scholarly research performance by means of citation analysis
eBook, English, 2005
Springer, Dordrecht, 2005
Springer e-books
1 online resource (xiii, 346 pages) : illustrations
9781402037146, 9781402037139, 9781280337284, 9786610337286, 1402037147, 1402037139, 1280337281, 6610337284
Executive Summary; General Introduction; Basic Notions and General Conclusions; Synopsis; Citation Analysis of Basic Science Research Departments; Citation Analysis of Scientific Journals; Basic Principles, Citation Links and Terminology; ISI Coverage by Discipline; Implications for the Use of the ISI Citation Indexes in Research Evaluation; Differences Between Science, Social Sciences and Humanities; Expanded Citation Analysis: A Case Study in Economics; A Case Study of Research Performance in Law; Introductory Notes on Accuracy Issues; Accuracy of Citation Counts