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How Should Academics Engage in Policymaking to Achieve Impact?

Overview of attention for article published in Political Studies Review, November 2018
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#2 of 740)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
2 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
631 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page

Citations

dimensions_citation
42 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
203 Mendeley
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Title
How Should Academics Engage in Policymaking to Achieve Impact?
Published in
Political Studies Review, November 2018
DOI 10.1177/1478929918807714
Authors

Paul Cairney, Kathryn Oliver

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 203 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 42 21%
Researcher 33 16%
Student > Master 22 11%
Lecturer 17 8%
Professor > Associate Professor 10 5%
Other 39 19%
Unknown 40 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 67 33%
Environmental Science 21 10%
Medicine and Dentistry 10 5%
Business, Management and Accounting 7 3%
Psychology 7 3%
Other 42 21%
Unknown 49 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 414. 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 05 July 2022.
All research outputs
#52,945
of 21,815,602 outputs
Outputs from Political Studies Review
#2
of 740 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,143
of 282,409 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Political Studies Review
#1
of 7 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,815,602 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 740 research outputs from this source. They typically receive more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 8.6. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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