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Scaling Down Inequality: Rating Scales, Gender Bias, and the Architecture of Evaluation

Overview of attention for article published in American Sociological Review, March 2019
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (64th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
7 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
116 tweeters

Citations

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3 Dimensions

Readers on

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105 Mendeley
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Title
Scaling Down Inequality: Rating Scales, Gender Bias, and the Architecture of Evaluation
Published in
American Sociological Review, March 2019
DOI 10.1177/0003122419833601
Authors

Lauren A. Rivera, András Tilcsik

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 105 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 37 35%
Researcher 12 11%
Student > Master 9 9%
Professor > Associate Professor 9 9%
Student > Bachelor 8 8%
Other 20 19%
Unknown 10 10%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 48 46%
Business, Management and Accounting 10 10%
Psychology 8 8%
Arts and Humanities 4 4%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 4 4%
Other 15 14%
Unknown 16 15%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 148. 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 02 February 2020.
All research outputs
#114,479
of 14,557,496 outputs
Outputs from American Sociological Review
#69
of 1,442 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#3,958
of 264,993 outputs
Outputs of similar age from American Sociological Review
#5
of 14 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 14,557,496 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 1,442 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 30.2. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 95% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 14 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 64% of its contemporaries.