Requirements for a cocitation similarity measure, with special reference to Pearson's correlation coefficient

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Ahlgren, P.; Jarneving, B.; ROUSSEAU, Ronald;
(2003)
  • Publisher: JOHN WILEY & SONS INC
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1002/asi.10242
  • Subject: INTELLECTUAL STRUCTURE; AUTHOR COCITATION; WORD ANALYSIS; 48 COUNTRIES; SCIENCE; JOURNALS

Author cocitation analysis (ACA), a special type of cocitation analysis, was introduced by White and Griffith in 1981. This technique is used to analyze the intellectual structure of a given scientific field. In 1990, McCain published a technical overview that has been ... View more
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