Ming studies
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Ming studies

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United States
Journal ISSN: 0147037X, 17597595
Publisher: Maney Publishing
History: 1975-1991, 1994-2001, 2003-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
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Research Categories


Ming Studies is the journal of the Society for Ming Studies a nonprofit academic organization devoted to the dissemination of knowledge about the Ming period in Chinese history 13681644. The society brings together scholars from North America Europe and Asia and convenes annually in conjunction with the Association for Asian Studies. Panels and roundtable discussions are regularly organized or supported. The Society also produces occasional research monographs and technical materials for Ming scholars.Appearing twice a year Ming Studies presents news of the field and book reviews along with significant articles of current scholarship on all aspects of Chinese society from the fourteenth through the seventeenth centuries. All articles are peerreviewed and should present original innovative research and interpretation making substantial contributions to the state of the field. Ming Studies occasionally devotes special issues to particular themes often deriving from conferences or other collaborative research and scholarly activity. Recent examples have included work on the Ming founder Zhu Yuanzhang the sixteenth century scholarofficial Wang Shizhen and Discourses on Disorder in Sixteenth and SeventeenthCentury China.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.

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Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.053 0.038 0.027
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.063 0.074 0.051
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.056 0.033 0.024
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.13 0.147 0.133
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.217 0.235 0.227
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.136 0.094 0.1
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.095 0.069 0.091
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.056 0.182 0.152
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.5 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.067 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.059 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.143 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.211 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.05 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.2 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

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The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


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H-Index History