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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
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#5 of 1,360)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (91st percentile)

Mentioned by

news
14 news outlets
blogs
7 blogs
twitter
109 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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22 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
111 Mendeley
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

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Italy 1 <1%
Unknown 110 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 38 34%
Student > Master 15 14%
Unspecified 12 11%
Researcher 11 10%
Student > Bachelor 10 9%
Other 25 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 66 59%
Psychology 16 14%
Unspecified 14 13%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 5%
Engineering 2 2%
Other 8 7%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 246. 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 28 July 2019.
All research outputs
#50,634
of 13,532,302 outputs
Outputs from American Political Science Review
#5
of 1,360 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#2,411
of 265,424 outputs
Outputs of similar age from American Political Science Review
#1
of 12 outputs
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