10 pages tagged "social sciences"

To rank or not to rank
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 7 Aug 2018 09:24
Gives an overview of my research in the field of journal rankings, university rankings and citation rankings

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:17
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

Why metrics can (and should?) be used in the Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 21 May 2018 21:40
Reports on my presentation presented at "The Future of Research Assessment Peer Review vs. Metrics"

On academic life: collaborations and active engagement
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 6 Aug 2018 09:13
Discusses two of Martyna Sliwa's articles on the different rationalities underlying research collaborations and the need to get involved in managing and shaping the university organizations we work for

How to keep up-to-date with the literature, but avoid information overload?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 28 Jul 2018 17:28
Provides tips on how to keep up-to-date without getting lost in social media overload

Citation analysis for the Social Sciences: metrics and data-sources
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 7 Aug 2018 09:26
Argues that a fair and inclusive cross-disciplinary comparison of research performance is possible using Google Scholar and the hIa metric

Publish or Perish: Realising Google Scholar's potential to democratise citation analysis
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 4 Sep 2018 07:23
Reports on a presentation at the Google Scholar Day: Changing current evaluation paradigms

Return to Meaning: A Social Science with Something to Say
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 10 Aug 2018 19:34
Gives my reflections on my Summer reading "Return to Meaning" and pleads for individual initiative in creating Positive Academia

Bibliometrics in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 27 Sep 2018 17:25
Reports on my presentation at a workshop in March 2017 organised by the UK LIS-Bibliometrics group

From h-index to hIa: The ins and outs of research metrics
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 7 Aug 2018 09:28
Explains two key research metrics and compares three sources of citation data: the Web of Science, Scopus, and Google Scholar.