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The Rise in Co-authorship in the Social Sciences (1980-2013)

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The Rise in Co-authorship in the Social Sciences (1980-2013). / Henriksen, Dorte.

Proceedings of ISSI 2015 Istanbul: 15th International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics Conference. Bind 1 Istanbul, Turkey, 2015. s. 209-220.

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Henriksen, D 2015, The Rise in Co-authorship in the Social Sciences (1980-2013). i Proceedings of ISSI 2015 Istanbul: 15th International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics Conference. bind 1, Istanbul, Turkey, s. 209-220, ISSI 2015, Istanbul, Tyrkiet, 29/06/2015. <http://www.issi2015.org/files/downloads/all-papers/0209.pdf>

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Henriksen, D. (2015). The Rise in Co-authorship in the Social Sciences (1980-2013). I Proceedings of ISSI 2015 Istanbul: 15th International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics Conference (Bind 1, s. 209-220). http://www.issi2015.org/files/downloads/all-papers/0209.pdf

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Henriksen D. 2015. The Rise in Co-authorship in the Social Sciences (1980-2013). I Proceedings of ISSI 2015 Istanbul: 15th International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics Conference. Istanbul, Turkey. s. 209-220.

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Henriksen, Dorte "The Rise in Co-authorship in the Social Sciences (1980-2013)". Proceedings of ISSI 2015 Istanbul: 15th International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics Conference. Istanbul, Turkey. 2015, 209-220.

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Henriksen D. The Rise in Co-authorship in the Social Sciences (1980-2013). I Proceedings of ISSI 2015 Istanbul: 15th International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics Conference. Bind 1. Istanbul, Turkey. 2015. s. 209-220

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Henriksen, Dorte. / The Rise in Co-authorship in the Social Sciences (1980-2013). Proceedings of ISSI 2015 Istanbul: 15th International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics Conference. Bind 1 Istanbul, Turkey, 2015. s. 209-220

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