13 pages tagged "social sciences"

To rank or not to rank
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:19
Gives an overview of my research in the field of journal rankings, university rankings and citation rankings

Why metrics can (and should?) be used in the Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 07:46
Reports on my presentation presented at "The Future of Research Assessment Peer Review vs. Metrics"

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 5 Aug 2019 06:20
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

Finding a Unicorn? Research funding in Business & Management research
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:30
Explains why university administrators need to be realistic in the amount of research funding they can expect Business School academics to generate

How to keep up-to-date with the literature, but avoid information overload?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:48
Provides tips on how to keep up-to-date without getting lost in social media overload

Onto-Epistemology in Business and Management Research
Konstantinos Poulis - updated Thu 18 Jul 2019 08:44
Why academics are (or should become) intellectuals, not technicians of research methods

CYGNA: Big Data in the Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 16 Jul 2019 13:10
Reports on our 24th CYGNA meeting with expert introductions into big data in the social sciences and the gender aspects of artificial intelligence

On academic life: collaborations and active engagement
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 19 Aug 2019 15:18
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

Citation analysis for the Social Sciences: metrics and data-sources
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 19 Jul 2019 07:41
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 Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:14
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 26 Jul 2019 09:55
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 Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:16
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 Sat 10 Aug 2019 16:45
Explains two key research metrics and compares three sources of citation data: the Web of Science, Scopus, and Google Scholar.