A.B. BUXTON (School of Library, Archive, and Information Studies University College, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT)

Journal of Documentation

ISSN: 0022-0418

Publication date: 1 January 1987


The earlier work by Buxton and Meadows, reporting the changes in information content of the titles of research papers in eleven different periodicals between 1947 and 1973, has been updated to 1984. Significant increases since 1973 were found for the Lancet and Economica. The British Journal of Sociology shows a significant increase since 1950. No significant changes were found for any period in Philosophy.


BUXTON, A.B. (1987), "TITLES REVISITED", Journal of Documentation, Vol. 43 No. 1, pp. 65-68. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb026802

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