Citation analysis in research evaluation /

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Author / Creator:Moed, H. F.
Imprint:Dordrecht ; [Great Britain] : Springer, 2005.
Description:1 online resource (xiii, 346 p.) : ill.
Series:Information science and knowledge management ; v. 9
Information science and knowledge management ; v. 9.
Subject:Science Citation Index.
Web of Science.
Bibliographical citations.
Citation of archival materials.
Research -- Evaluation.
SCIENCE -- Research & Methodology.
Bibliographical citations.
Citation of archival materials.
Research -- Evaluation.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
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1402037139 (Cloth)
9781402037139 (Cloth)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary: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.
Other form:Print version: Moed, H.F. Citation analysis in research evaluation. Dordrecht ; [Great Britain] : Springer, 2005 9781402037146 1402037147
Standard no.:9781402037139
Table of Contents:
  • 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.