ERIC Number: EJ384401
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Author Motivation for Not Citing Influences: A Methodological Note.
MacRoberts, M. H.; MacRoberts, B. R.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v39 n6 p432-33 Nov 1988
Discusses the need to incorporate uncited influences, as well as cited, in citation analysis and the study of citer motivation. The discussion is illustrated with an example of the process of deciding which influences to cite and which not to cite. (eight references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A