Mapping the backbone of science

@article{Boyack2005MappingTB,
  title={Mapping the backbone of science},
  author={Kevin W. Boyack and Richard Klavans and Katy B{\"o}rner},
  journal={Scientometrics},
  year={2005},
  volume={64},
  pages={351-374}
}
SummaryThis paper presents a new map representing the structure of all of science, based on journal articles, including both the natural and social sciences. [] Key Method The best co-citation and inter-citation maps according to local  and structural accuracy were selected and are presented and characterized. These two maps are compared to establish robustness. The inter-citation map is then used to examine linkages between disciplines. Biochemistry appears as the most interdisciplinary discipline in…
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