The Knowledge Structure of Multicultural Research Papers in Korea

다문화연구의 지식구조에 관한 네트워크 분석

  • Received : 2011.11.25
  • Accepted : 2011.12.28
  • Published : 2011.12.30

Abstract

Analyzing research paper published from 2005 to 2010, this study aims for analysing the research paradigm on multi-culture and understanding the structural characteristics of the multicultural knowledge via scientometric. Co-word network constructed by keywords in documents and their co-occurrence relationships is a kind of mapping knowledge structure. A total of 4,521 and 1,373 papers published between 2005 and 2010 were retrieved from the KRF Registered Journals and Proposed Journals. This paper employs k-core analysis method in the field of mapping knowledge structure to analyze keyword co-occurrence network of multicultural research in Korea. And Netminer 3 is employed to visualize the networks in this paper.

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 한국연구재단