ERIC Number: EJ427522
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Mapping Economics through the Journal Literature: An Experiment in Journal Cocitation Analysis.
McCain, Katherine W.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v42 n4 p290-96 May 1991
Discussion of the use of citation analysis and bibliometrics to study the organization of a subject literature focuses on an experiment in journal cocitation mapping in the field of economics. Results are compared with an earlier journal network study of economics journal literature, and future research is suggested. (16 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A