- Application of the Rasch model to measuring the impact of scientific journals. Alvarez, Pedro; Pulgarin, Antonio // Publishing Research Quarterly;Winter96/97, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p57
Focuses on the ranking of science journals according to the number of citations-to and articles published as used by SCI Journal Citation. Reports of SCI on determining journal ranking by impact factor; Rasch model as an instrument for measurement; Difference in journal rankings between Rasch...
- Bestsellers from Washington. // New Scientist;1/25/97, Vol. 153 Issue 2066, p45
Presents a list of the top selling scientific books in Washington D.C. as of January 25, 1997. Includes `Fermat's Last Theorem,' by Amir Aczel; `The Invention That Changed the World,' by Robert Buderi; `Full House,' by Stephen Jay Gould.
- Bestsellers from Oxford. // New Scientist;07/26/97, Vol. 155 Issue 2092, p61
Lists bestselling science books, including `Longitude,' by Dava Sobel, `The Web of Life,' by Fritjof Capra, and `Before the Beginning,' by Martin Rees.
- New in paperback. // Nature;8/12/1993, Vol. 364 Issue 6438, p588
Lists paperbacks pertinent to the field of science. `History of AIDS: Emergence and Origin of a Modern Pandemic'; Theoretical Biology: Epigenetic and Evolutionary Order from Complex Systems'; `Four Neotropical Rainforests'; `Methods and Problems in Greek Science: Selected Paper'; More.
- Bestsellers from Oxford. // New Scientist;7/20/96, Vol. 151 Issue 2039, p45
Presents a list of the top selling scientific books at Oxford University in England as of July 20, 1996. Includes `Climbing Mount Improbable,' by Richard Dawkins; `Darwin's Dangerous Idea,' by Daniel Dennett; `Sperm Wars,' by Robin Baker.
- Bestseller from Washington. // New Scientist;12/14/96, Vol. 152 Issue 2060, p47
Presents a list of bestselling scientific books in Washington D.C. as of December 14, 1996. Includes `The Invention That Changed the World,' by Robert Buderi; `Quotable Einstein,' by Alice Calaprice; `Fermat's Last Theorem,' by Amir Aczel.
- The digest: Science and environment. Wooster, Martin Morse // American Enterprise;Nov/Dec96, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p96
Presents summaries of new research from publications on science and the environment. `Risks, Costs, and Lives Saved: Getting Better Results From Regulation,' edited by Robert W. Hahn.
- Bestsellers. // New Scientist;05/03/97, Vol. 154 Issue 2080, p49
Presents a list ten bestselling science books from London, England. Includes `How Brains Think,' by William Calvin; `The Night is Large,' by Martin Gardner; `The Sickening Mind,' by Paul Martin.
- Bestsellers from Melbourne. // New Scientist;05/10/97, Vol. 154 Issue 2081, p53
Lists the bestselling science-related books in Melbourne, Victoria as of May 10, 1997. Includes `Future Eaters,' by Tim Flannery; `Where Worlds Collide,' by Penny Van Oosterzee; `The Hot Zone,' by Richard Preston.
- Bestsellers from San Francisco. // New Scientist;07/12/97, Vol. 155 Issue 2090, p45
Lists the bestselling science books in San Francisco, California, including `Living Downstream,' by Sandra Steingraber, `The Whole Shebang,' by Timothy Ferris and `Universe Below,' by William Broad.