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The Motivations and Dynamics of Zimbabwe’s 2017 Military Coup

Overview of attention for article published in African Affairs, October 2019
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#4 of 606)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (85th percentile)

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news
9 news outlets
blogs
3 blogs
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74 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
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1 Wikipedia page
reddit
1 Redditor
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Title
The Motivations and Dynamics of Zimbabwe’s 2017 Military Coup
Published in
African Affairs, October 2019
DOI 10.1093/afraf/adz024
Authors

Blessing-Miles Tendi

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Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 151. 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 09 December 2019.
All research outputs
#101,463
of 14,003,034 outputs
Outputs from African Affairs
#4
of 606 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#3,886
of 286,393 outputs
Outputs of similar age from African Affairs
#1
of 7 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 14,003,034 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 606 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 14.0. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% 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 286,393 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 98% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 7 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has scored higher than all of them