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ERIC Number: EJ867222
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 10
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 80
ISSN: ISSN-1049-7315
Research on Social Work Practice: A Bibliometric Evaluation of the First Decade
Holden, Gary; Rosenberg, Gary; Barker, Kathleen; Lioi, Justin
Research on Social Work Practice, v20 n1 p11-20 2010
Objective: This article describes a bibliometric analysis of articles appearing in the journal "Research on Social Work Practice" (RSWP). Method: Descriptive and predictive analyses for the sample of 322 articles are presented. Results: The typical RSWP article was 15 pages long, had two authors and 28 references, and was cited for the first time 2 years after publication. The typical article was cited in two different years and for a total of three times during the publication year and six subsequent years. The overall sample of articles received a total of 1,139 citations during the year of publication and subsequent 6 years. Additional subsample analyses are presented. Conclusion: Articles published during RSWP's first decade had an impact. (Contains 2 tables.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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