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Author cocitation analysis : quantitative methods for mapping the intellectual structure of an academic discipline

Author: Sean B Eom
Publisher: Hershey, PA : Information Science Reference, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book introduces an alternative approach to conducting author cocitation analysis (ACA) without relying on commercial citation databases such as index ISI citation index. It is based on a custom bibliographic database and cocitation matrix generation systems specifically developed to use the custom database"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Databases
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sean B Eom
ISBN: 9781599047386 1599047381 9781599047409 1599047403
OCLC Number: 236143148
Notes: "Premier reference source"--Cover.
Description: xix, 347 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Ch. I. An introduction to bibliometrics and informetrics --
Ch. II. An introduction to online data retrieval and issues --
Ch. III. The impact of the ISI convention of relying on only the name of the first author on ACA results : an empirical investigation --
Ch. IV. Diagonal values in ACA --
Ch. V. The Fox-Base approach --
Ch. VI. Building databases and the cocitation counts generation system using Microsoft Excel program in Visual Basics --
Ch. VII. Overview of author cocitation analysis procedures --
Ch. VIII. Principal component analysis using the factor procedure --
Ch. IX. The distance and cluster procedure --
Ch. X. Multidimensional scaling --
Ch. XI. ACA analysis with the 15.0.0 version of SPSS for Windows --
Ch. XII. The intellectual structure of decision support systems research (1969-1989) --
Ch. XIII. The changing structure of decision support systems research : an empirical investigation through author cocitation mapping (1990-1999)
Other Titles: Author co-citation analysis
Responsibility: Sean Eom.
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