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Are Republicans and Conservatives More Likely to Believe Conspiracy Theories?

Overview of attention for article published in Political Behavior, July 2022
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#5 of 736)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)

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Title
Are Republicans and Conservatives More Likely to Believe Conspiracy Theories?
Published in
Political Behavior, July 2022
DOI 10.1007/s11109-022-09812-3
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Authors

Adam Enders, Christina Farhart, Joanne Miller, Joseph Uscinski, Kyle Saunders, Hugo Drochon

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Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 574. 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 09 August 2022.
All research outputs
#30,262
of 21,769,404 outputs
Outputs from Political Behavior
#5
of 736 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#586
of 223,045 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Political Behavior
#1
of 2 outputs
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So far Altmetric has tracked 736 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 32.2. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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