How and Why I Count(ed). A Response to Ramsay MacMullen

  • Nathan Pilkington University of North Carolina Wilmington
Keywords: citation scores, Google Scholar, Web of Science, performance-based research funding systems, ancient historians

Abstract

In a recent publication in this journal, Professor Ramsay MacMullen failed to correctly represent thoughts I had posted online, though not yet published in a peer-reviewed journal. I thus establish here my positions on the value of citation scores, both how to calculate them and why one would want to do so

Published
2020-10-19
Section
Articles