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The NBA Isn’t What It Used to Be: Racialized Nostalgia for ‘90s Basketball

Overview of attention for article published in Sociological Inquiry, December 2021
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (88th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (90th percentile)

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20 tweeters

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3 Mendeley
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Title
The NBA Isn’t What It Used to Be: Racialized Nostalgia for ‘90s Basketball
Published in
Sociological Inquiry, December 2021
DOI 10.1111/soin.12473
Authors

Yagmur Karakaya, Alex Manning

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 3 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Unspecified 1 33%
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 33%
Student > Doctoral Student 1 33%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Unspecified 1 33%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 33%
Medicine and Dentistry 1 33%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 16. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 11 January 2022.
All research outputs
#1,814,359
of 21,546,712 outputs
Outputs from Sociological Inquiry
#63
of 448 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#53,947
of 466,878 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Sociological Inquiry
#2
of 10 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,546,712 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 91st percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 448 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 12.0. This one has done well, scoring higher than 85% of its peers.
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