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A Laughing matter? Confronting climate change through humor

Overview of attention for article published in Political Geography, January 2019
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#17 of 1,017)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (96th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (97th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
6 news outlets
blogs
3 blogs
twitter
13 tweeters

Citations

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18 Dimensions

Readers on

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99 Mendeley
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Title
A Laughing matter? Confronting climate change through humor
Published in
Political Geography, January 2019
DOI 10.1016/j.polgeo.2018.09.006
Authors

Maxwell Boykoff, Beth Osnes

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 99 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 19 19%
Student > Bachelor 11 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 10 10%
Student > Doctoral Student 9 9%
Researcher 7 7%
Other 11 11%
Unknown 32 32%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 20 20%
Environmental Science 9 9%
Arts and Humanities 6 6%
Psychology 6 6%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 5%
Other 15 15%
Unknown 38 38%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 74. 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 10 January 2022.
All research outputs
#404,076
of 20,034,281 outputs
Outputs from Political Geography
#17
of 1,017 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,943
of 359,496 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Political Geography
#1
of 36 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 20,034,281 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 97th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,017 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 11.2. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 98% of its peers.
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