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The Chinese term rou doukou has generally been taken to mean ‘nutmeg’. This identification dates from the nineteenth century. However, there is reason to think that rou doukou was originally not nutmeg, but the fruits of a plant of the ginger family, Zingiberaceae. Early descriptions and illustrations of rou doukou are clearly not of nutmeg: in Chinese pharmacopoeias, it is usually listed with herbs, not trees. The earliest reference to nutmeg is probably in the Zhu fan zhi of 1225. However, most Chinese references to rou doukou long after that date still refer to a plant of the ginger family.

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Editor(s)-in-Chief: Gábor KÓSA

Editorial Board

  • Benedek PÉRI (Eötvös Loránd University)
  • Ágnes BIRTALAN (Eötvös Loránd University)
  • Csaba DEZSŐ (Eötvös Loránd University)
  • Peter B. GOLDEN (Rutgers University)
  • Arlo GRIFFITHS (École française d'Extrême-Orient)
  • Imre HAMAR (Eötvös Loránd University)
  • Zoltán SZOMBATHY (Eötvös Loránd University)
  • István VÁSÁRY(Eötvös Loránd University)
  • Yutaka YOSHIDA (Kyoto University)
  • Peter ZIEME (Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities)

 

Dr. Gábor Kósa
Editor-in-Chief
Institute of East Asian Studies
Eötvös Loránd University
Múzeum krt. 4/F
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kosa.gabor@btk.elte.hu

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2022  
Web of Science  
Total Cites
WoS
146
Journal Impact Factor 0.2
Rank by Impact Factor

n/a

Impact Factor
without
Journal Self Cites
0.1
5 Year
Impact Factor
0.2
Journal Citation Indicator 0.46
Rank by Journal Citation Indicator

ASIAN STUDIES (Q3)
HISTORY (Q3)

Scimago  
Scimago
H-index
7
Scimago
Journal Rank
0.149
Scimago Quartile Score

Cultural Studies (Q2)
History (Q2)
Literature and Literary Theory (Q1)

Scopus  
Scopus
Cite Score
0.3
Scopus
CIte Score Rank
Literature and Literary Theory 388/982 (60th PCTL)
History 881/1599 (44th PCTL)
Cultural Studies 789/1203 (34th PCTL)
Scopus
SNIP
0.794

2021  
Web of Science  
Total Cites
WoS
186
Journal Impact Factor not applicable
Rank by Impact Factor

not applicable

Impact Factor
without
Journal Self Cites
not applicable
5 Year
Impact Factor
not applicable
Journal Citation Indicator 0,41
Rank by Journal Citation Indicator

Asian Studies 67/100

Scimago  
Scimago
H-index
6
Scimago
Journal Rank
0,112
Scimago Quartile Score Literature and Literary Theory (Q2)
History (Q3)
Cultural Studies (Q3)
Scopus  
Scopus
Cite Score
0,2
Scopus
CIte Score Rank
Literature and Literary Theory 383/934 (Q2)
History 853/1499 (Q3)
Cultural Studies 727/1127 (Q3)
Scopus
SNIP
0,316

2020  
Scimago
H-index
6
Scimago
Journal Rank
0,1
Scimago
Quartile Score
Cultural Studies Q4
History Q4
Literature and Literary Theory Q4
Scopus
Cite Score
21/100=0,2
Scopus
Cite Score Rank
Cultural Studies 664/1037 (Q3)
History 778/1328 (Q3)
Literature and Literary Theory 320/845 (Q2)
Scopus
SNIP
0,075
Scopus
Cites
43
Scopus
Documents
27
Days from submission to acceptance 238
Days from acceptance to publication 212
Acceptance
Rate
10%

 

2019  
Scimago
H-index
5
Scimago
Journal Rank
0,115
Scimago
Quartile Score
Cultural Studies Q3
History Q3
Literature and Literary Theory Q2
Scopus
Cite Score
32/92=0,3
Scopus
Cite Score Rank
Cultural Studies 460/1002 (Q2)
History 519/1259 (Q2)
Literature and Literary Theory 155/823 (Q1)
Scopus
SNIP
0,553
Scopus
Cites
39
Scopus
Documents
13
Acceptance
Rate
11%

 

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Acta Orientalia Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae
Language English
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1950
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per Year
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Address
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