-citation proximity in authorco-citationanalysis and journal co-citation analysis, and the application of co-citation contextual analysis in traditional co-citation analysis.
Co-citation analysis studies the relationship
clustering and k -means have been used to group actors (journals, authors, etc.) in scholarly networks. On the other hand, techniques such as authorco-citationanalysis (ACA) have been used to identify disciplines or research specialities. These classic
) have classified CiteSeer articles into categories by venues. Šingliar and Hauskrecht ( 2006 ) cluster CiteSeer papers by topics based on their references to authors. Authorco-citationanalysis of CiteSeer documents in the XML research field has been
literature of hypertext: Authorco-citationanalysis (1989-1998) . In Proceedings of the tenth ACM conference on hypertext and hypermedia: returning to our diverse roots (pp. 51 – 60 ). New York : ACM Press
Authors:Jean A. Pratt, Karina Hauser, and Cassidy R. Sugimoto
of these manifestations, aggregates of the documents serve as proxies for the variable under study. For example, in authorco-citationanalysis, the author is comprised of all of the documents he/she has written; in field co-citation analysis, the
sophisticated bibliometric techniques, namely AuthorCo-CitationAnalysis (ACA). However, in the vast majority of the cases (e.g., Cornelius et al. 2006 ; Reader and Watkins 2006 ; Schildt et al. 2006 ), the underlying bibliographic database was the SSCI. A