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The Behavioral Immune System Shapes Political Intuitions: Why and How Individual Differences in Disgust Sensitivity Underlie Opposition to Immigration

Overview of attention for article published in American Political Science Review, April 2017
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (94th percentile)

Mentioned by

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15 news outlets
blogs
7 blogs
twitter
84 X users
facebook
1 Facebook page
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page
video
1 YouTube creator

Citations

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167 Dimensions

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259 Mendeley
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Title
The Behavioral Immune System Shapes Political Intuitions: Why and How Individual Differences in Disgust Sensitivity Underlie Opposition to Immigration
Published in
American Political Science Review, April 2017
DOI 10.1017/s0003055416000770
Authors

LENE AARØE, MICHAEL BANG PETERSEN, KEVIN ARCENEAUX

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Mendeley readers

Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Italy 1 <1%
Unknown 258 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 57 22%
Student > Master 33 13%
Researcher 24 9%
Student > Bachelor 21 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 17 7%
Other 54 21%
Unknown 53 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 103 40%
Psychology 53 20%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 9 3%
Business, Management and Accounting 5 2%
Engineering 5 2%
Other 26 10%
Unknown 58 22%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 228. 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 19 April 2023.
All research outputs
#166,948
of 25,382,360 outputs
Outputs from American Political Science Review
#60
of 3,042 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#3,440
of 309,671 outputs
Outputs of similar age from American Political Science Review
#2
of 17 outputs
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So far Altmetric has tracked 3,042 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 27.1. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 98% of its peers.
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