The impact of publications from mainland China on the trends in alphabetical authorship


This paper investigates the impact of burgeoning Chinese publication on academic alphabetical authorship in the 25 subject categories that have the highest percentage of intentionally alphabetical publications. The use of alphabetical authorship is common in the social sciences and humanities, mathematics, and in some physical disciplines. Chinese academic… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11192-013-1219-x

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