Table 1. The top 10 journals with the largest number of papers (left) and the highest number of citations (right) in the knowledge domains “resilience,” “adaptation,” and “vulnerability” in the database for the period 1977–2007 (from Janssen 2007).

Papers published 1977–2007
Papers cited 1977–2007


Journal        
No. articles
Journal        
No. citations
(No. articles)
1 Climatic Change 152 Global Environmental Change 669 (118)
2 Global Environmental Change 118 Climatic Change 639 (152)
3 Ecology and Society 109 Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution
and Systematics
531 (8)
4 Ecological Economics 74 Nature 530 (21)
5 Environmental Management 74 Ecosystems 450 (42)
6 Ambio 67 Science 384 (27)
7 Climate Research 65 Ecology and Society 316 (109)
8 Human Ecology 44 Ecological Applications 253 (42)
9 Ecological Applications 42 Ambio 219 (67)
10 Ecosystems 42 Journal of Range Management 196 (11)