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2.2 Jurisdiction of Bibliometrics

From the book Handbook Bibliometrics

  • Arlette Jappe and Thomas Heinze


The “professional jurisdiction” is a sociological term referring to tasks and activities that societies entrust to experts. This article applies a sociology of professions framework to the field of evaluative bibliometrics and presents new empirical findings on the emerging profession of bibliometric research assessment.

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