Gender of authors in the Mexican Journal of Behavior Analysis: changes over time

Hugo Curiel, Emily S. L. Curiel, Alicia Roca, Alan Poling

Abstract


The Mexican Journal of Behavior Analysis was examined from 1975 to 2018 to determine the proportion of authorship by women and men. Data were compiled and assessed for the percentage of authorship, per- centage of first-authored publications, percentage of publications with at least one woman, and percentage of publications with at least one man. From the journal’s inception to 2018, women and men accoun- ted for 33% and 67% of authorship, respectively. The data suggest that women’s participation, based on percentages of total authorship, has increased across time.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5514/rmac.v46.i1.76956


Editor in Chief:

Dr. Carlos J. Flores-Aguirre

editor_general@rmac-mx.org

ISSN: 0185-4534

ISSN Electrónico: 2007-0802