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The Ball Game Is for the Boys: The Visual Framing of Female Athletes on National Sports Networks’ Instagram Accounts

Overview of attention for article published in Communication & Sport, April 2019
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (70th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (70th percentile)

Mentioned by

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4 tweeters
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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16 Dimensions

Readers on

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38 Mendeley
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Title
The Ball Game Is for the Boys: The Visual Framing of Female Athletes on National Sports Networks’ Instagram Accounts
Published in
Communication & Sport, April 2019
DOI 10.1177/2167479519836731
Authors

Miles Romney, Rich G. Johnson

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 38 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 38 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 7 18%
Student > Master 5 13%
Lecturer 3 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 5%
Professor 1 3%
Other 4 11%
Unknown 16 42%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 6 16%
Sports and Recreations 6 16%
Business, Management and Accounting 2 5%
Computer Science 1 3%
Psychology 1 3%
Other 3 8%
Unknown 19 50%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 6. 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 23 February 2021.
All research outputs
#4,703,990
of 19,973,273 outputs
Outputs from Communication & Sport
#88
of 272 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#82,183
of 284,053 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Communication & Sport
#4
of 10 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 19,973,273 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 76th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 272 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 14.7. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 67% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 10 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has scored higher than 6 of them.