A citation-based cross-disciplinary study on literature ageing: part II—diachronous aspects

@article{Zhang2017ACC,
  title={A citation-based cross-disciplinary study on literature ageing: part II—diachronous aspects},
  author={Lin Zhang and Wolfgang Gl{\"a}nzel},
  journal={Scientometrics},
  year={2017},
  volume={111},
  pages={1559-1572}
}
In the first part of our study (Zhang and Glänzel in Scientometrics, 2017) we provided a view of the literature ageing based on a synchronous approach. Taking up the ideas by Egghe (Scientometrics 27(2):195–214, 1993) and Glänzel et al. (Scientometrics 109(3):2165–2179, 2016) we extend our study in the second part by applying a diachronous approach on the basis of citing literature. For this purpose we used the Prospective Price Index which was recently introduced by Glänzel et al… CONTINUE READING