Psychology is the study of the mind and behavior, scientific study of human and animal behavior with the object of understanding why living beings behave as they do. Psychology is a scientific study of human behavior with respect to other living beings when they are exposed in a social network. It reflects the personality and thinking of human behavior. The study of psychology is done by psychologists. It is an academic and applied discipline that involves the scientific study of mental functions and behaviors.
The impact factor of journal provides quantitative assessment tool for grading, evaluating, sorting and comparing journals of similar kind. It reflects the average number of citations to recent articles published in science and social science journals in a particular year or period, and is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. It is first devised by Eugene Garfield, the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information.
Last date updated on July, 2014