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Racism in Foucauldian Security Studies: Biopolitics, Liberal War, and the Whitewashing of Colonial and Racial Violence

Overview of attention for article published in International Political Sociology, December 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 324)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (97th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

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blogs
1 blog
twitter
125 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page

Citations

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43 Dimensions

Readers on

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79 Mendeley
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Title
Racism in Foucauldian Security Studies: Biopolitics, Liberal War, and the Whitewashing of Colonial and Racial Violence
Published in
International Political Sociology, December 2018
DOI 10.1093/ips/oly031
Authors

Alison Howell, Melanie Richter-Montpetit

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 79 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 17 22%
Student > Master 11 14%
Student > Bachelor 9 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 7 9%
Researcher 5 6%
Other 14 18%
Unknown 16 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 50 63%
Arts and Humanities 6 8%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 3%
Psychology 2 3%
Nursing and Health Professions 1 1%
Other 2 3%
Unknown 16 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 91. 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 21 January 2022.
All research outputs
#325,745
of 20,140,118 outputs
Outputs from International Political Sociology
#2
of 324 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,660
of 411,233 outputs
Outputs of similar age from International Political Sociology
#1
of 7 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 20,140,118 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 98th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 324 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 10.5. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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