What a difference a colon makes: how superficial factors influence subsequent citation

@article{Wesel2013WhatAD,
  title={What a difference a colon makes: how superficial factors influence subsequent citation},
  author={Maarten van Wesel and Sally Wyatt and Jeroen ten Haaf},
  journal={Scientometrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={98},
  pages={1601-1615}
}
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