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Table A1.

ECOOM social science classifications and the correspondence with WoS categories

ECOOM (Social Sciences I & Social Sciences II)WoS Category
Business, Economics, Planning Business 
Business, Finance 
Economics 
Hospitality, Leisure, Sport & Tourism 
Industrial Relations & Labor 
Management 
Planning & Development (Development Studies) 
Community & Social Issues Cultural Studies 
Demography 
Social Issues 
Social Sciences, Biomedical 
Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary 
Social Work 
Area Studies 
Asian Studies 
Urban Studies 
Education, Media & Information Science Communication 
Education & Educational Research 
Education, Special 
Information Science & Library Science 
Education, Scientific Disciplines 
Law Criminology & Penology 
Law 
Political Science & Administration International Relations 
Political Science 
Public Administration 
Psychology (Added classification) Psychiatry 
Psychology, Applied 
Psychology, Biological 
Psychology, Clinical 
Psychology, Developmental 
Psychology, Educational 
Psychology, Experimental 
Psychology, Mathematical 
Psychology, Multidisciplinary 
Psychology, Psychoanalysis 
Psychology, Social 
Sociology & Anthropology Anthropology 
Ethnic Studies 
Family Studies 
Sociology 
Women’s Studies 
Sport Sciences 
Folklore 
ECOOM (Social Sciences I & Social Sciences II)WoS Category
Business, Economics, Planning Business 
Business, Finance 
Economics 
Hospitality, Leisure, Sport & Tourism 
Industrial Relations & Labor 
Management 
Planning & Development (Development Studies) 
Community & Social Issues Cultural Studies 
Demography 
Social Issues 
Social Sciences, Biomedical 
Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary 
Social Work 
Area Studies 
Asian Studies 
Urban Studies 
Education, Media & Information Science Communication 
Education & Educational Research 
Education, Special 
Information Science & Library Science 
Education, Scientific Disciplines 
Law Criminology & Penology 
Law 
Political Science & Administration International Relations 
Political Science 
Public Administration 
Psychology (Added classification) Psychiatry 
Psychology, Applied 
Psychology, Biological 
Psychology, Clinical 
Psychology, Developmental 
Psychology, Educational 
Psychology, Experimental 
Psychology, Mathematical 
Psychology, Multidisciplinary 
Psychology, Psychoanalysis 
Psychology, Social 
Sociology & Anthropology Anthropology 
Ethnic Studies 
Family Studies 
Sociology 
Women’s Studies 
Sport Sciences 
Folklore 

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