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ERIC Number: EJ618375
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0418
Semiotics and Evaluative Bibliometrics.
Cronin, Blaise
Journal of Documentation, v56 n4 p440-53 Jul 2000
The reciprocal relationship between bibliographic references and citations in the context of the scholarly communication system is examined. Semiotic analysis of referencing behaviors and citation counting reveals the complexity of prevailing sign systems and associated symbolic practices. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Note: Special issue in honour of A.J. (Jack) Meadows.