Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/28335
Title: A case for ranking tourism journals
Authors: Mckercher, B 
Keywords: Journal ranking
Hierarchy
Issue Date: 2005
Publisher: Pergamon Press
Source: Tourism management, 2005, v. 26, no. 5, p. 649-651 How to cite?
Journal: Tourism management 
Abstract: This paper argues that the lack of a journal ranking system ultimately works against the best interests of tourism academia. Few tourism journals are included in any ranking system, which in turn, may foster a culture of research mediocrity. The implementation of a fair system will set unambiguous standards and targets for all stakeholders, benefitting the academic community and journal publishers alike.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/28335
ISSN: 0261-5177
EISSN: 1879-3193
DOI: 10.1016/j.tourman.2004.04.003
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