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Rebel funding and child soldiers: Exploring the relationship between natural resources and forcible recruitment

Overview of attention for article published in European Journal of International Relations, May 2019
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#11 of 424)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (94th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (83rd percentile)

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5 news outlets
twitter
13 tweeters

Readers on

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1 Mendeley
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Title
Rebel funding and child soldiers: Exploring the relationship between natural resources and forcible recruitment
Published in
European Journal of International Relations, May 2019
DOI 10.1177/1354066119850622
Authors

Roos Haer, Christopher Michael Faulkner, Beth Elise Whitaker

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 1 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 100%
Researcher 1 100%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 2 200%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 45. 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 01 July 2019.
All research outputs
#363,452
of 13,194,266 outputs
Outputs from European Journal of International Relations
#11
of 424 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#11,353
of 213,864 outputs
Outputs of similar age from European Journal of International Relations
#2
of 12 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,194,266 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 424 research outputs from this source. They typically receive more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 9.4. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 97% 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 213,864 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 94% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 12 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done well, scoring higher than 83% of its contemporaries.