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‘Fate Worse than’ artificial borders is the insidious African elite politics: the Somali case

Overview of attention for article published in South African Geographical Journal, May 2019
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Title
‘Fate Worse than’ artificial borders is the insidious African elite politics: the Somali case
Published in
South African Geographical Journal, May 2019
DOI 10.1080/03736245.2019.1612769
Authors

Abdi Ismail Samatar

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Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 5. 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 16 May 2019.
All research outputs
#3,606,612
of 13,995,321 outputs
Outputs from South African Geographical Journal
#15
of 82 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#86,885
of 259,971 outputs
Outputs of similar age from South African Geographical Journal
#4
of 6 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,995,321 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 74th percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 82 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 10.3. This one has done well, scoring higher than 81% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 259,971 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 66% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 6 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has scored higher than 2 of them.