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ERIC Number: EJ444847
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-8231
Note on a Strongly Unimodal Bibliometric Size Frequency Distribution.
Sichel, H. S.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v43 n4 p299-303 May 1992
This study demonstrates that the number of references at the end of scientific research papers forms a strongly unimodal frequency distribution and that the generalized Gaussian-Poisson distribution fits such unimodal data extremely well. (three references) (Author/MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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