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ERIC Number: EJ401128
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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An Editor's Influence on Citation Patterns: A Case Study of "Elementary School Journal."
Sievert, MaryEllen; Haughawout, Mary
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v40 n5 p334-41 Sep 1989
Describes a study that examined the editorial goals of three editors of "Elementary School Journal" and the citation patterns of the journal under each editor. Variables examined were number of citations received, number of citations given, immediacy index, and impact factor. It is concluded that editorial policy may have an impact on citation patterns. (17 references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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