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Autonomous automobilities: The social impacts of driverless vehicles

Overview of attention for article published in Current Sociology, December 2018
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#33 of 740)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (92nd percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
1 news outlet
blogs
1 blog
twitter
24 tweeters
facebook
2 Facebook pages

Citations

dimensions_citation
22 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
118 Mendeley
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Title
Autonomous automobilities: The social impacts of driverless vehicles
Published in
Current Sociology, December 2018
DOI 10.1177/0011392118816743
Authors

David Bissell, Thomas Birtchnell, Anthony Elliott, Eric L Hsu

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 118 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 20 17%
Student > Master 20 17%
Researcher 16 14%
Student > Bachelor 15 13%
Student > Doctoral Student 4 3%
Other 15 13%
Unknown 28 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 29 25%
Engineering 19 16%
Computer Science 12 10%
Business, Management and Accounting 11 9%
Design 7 6%
Other 13 11%
Unknown 27 23%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 32. 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 March 2021.
All research outputs
#772,775
of 17,367,552 outputs
Outputs from Current Sociology
#33
of 740 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#27,818
of 393,757 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Current Sociology
#1
of 8 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,367,552 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 95th 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 9.2. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 95% of its peers.
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