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Proximity, Public Service, and Popularity: A Comparative Study of How Local Journalists View Quality News

Overview of attention for article published in Journalism Studies, July 2019
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#23 of 765)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (95th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (96th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
1 blog
twitter
59 tweeters

Readers on

mendeley
5 Mendeley
Title
Proximity, Public Service, and Popularity: A Comparative Study of How Local Journalists View Quality News
Published in
Journalism Studies, July 2019
DOI 10.1080/1461670x.2019.1636704
Authors

Joy Jenkins, Rasmus Kleis Nielsen

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 5 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 1 20%
Student > Master 1 20%
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 20%
Professor > Associate Professor 1 20%
Student > Bachelor 1 20%
Other 0 0%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 4 80%
Arts and Humanities 1 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 54. 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 08 January 2020.
All research outputs
#348,178
of 14,143,447 outputs
Outputs from Journalism Studies
#23
of 765 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#11,335
of 255,222 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journalism Studies
#1
of 32 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 14,143,447 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 765 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 10.1. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 96% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 32 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 96% of its contemporaries.