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Social Media Expression and the Political Self

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Communication, January 2019
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (91st percentile)
  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (60th percentile)

Mentioned by

twitter
35 tweeters

Citations

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4 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
26 Mendeley
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Title
Social Media Expression and the Political Self
Published in
Journal of Communication, January 2019
DOI 10.1093/joc/jqy064
Authors

Daniel S Lane, Slgi S Lee, Fan Liang, Dam Hee Kim, Liwei Shen, Brian E Weeks, Nojin Kwak

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 26 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 26 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Doctoral Student 5 19%
Student > Master 4 15%
Researcher 4 15%
Student > Bachelor 3 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 3 12%
Other 4 15%
Unknown 3 12%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 17 65%
Arts and Humanities 4 15%
Unknown 5 19%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 22. 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 22 November 2019.
All research outputs
#777,958
of 13,941,162 outputs
Outputs from Journal of Communication
#160
of 1,005 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#28,005
of 312,568 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journal of Communication
#2
of 5 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,941,162 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 94th percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,005 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 17.6. This one has done well, scoring higher than 84% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 5 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has scored higher than 3 of them.