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ERIC Number: EJ606861
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-8231
Methods for Accrediting Publications to Authors or Countries: Consequences for Evaluation Studies.
Egghe, Leo; Rousseau, Ronald; Van Hooydonk, Guido
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v51 n2 p145-57 Jan 15 2000
Discusses science evaluation studies that seek to determine quantitatively the contribution of different authors, departments, or countries to the whole system, and suggests that different scoring methods can yield totally different rankings. Presents formulas for counting procedures, nontrivial examples of anomalies, and possible solutions. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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