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Eleven years of ARCOM: Bibliometric mapping of studies published between 2005 and 2016

MR Hosseini, AA Aibinu, N Chileshe, M Arashpour, PW Chan, CJ Neilson

Association of Researchers in Construction Management, ARCOM - 33rd Annual Conference 2017, Proceeding | ARCOM | Published : 2017

Abstract

The study aims at mapping the intellectual discourse that has emerged from Association of Researchers in Construction Management (ARCOM) conference within the last 11 years. To this end, the 1505 studies indexed in Scopus were examined through scientometric analyses of citation networks. The findings show that the most prominent areas of research including “sustainable development”, “health and safety” and “architectural design” have been predominantly conducted from a project management perspective. New fields of research such as Building Information Modelling have gained momentum with several years of delay after their emergence across the construction context. Besides, published studies i..

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