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What Is Digital Society? Reflections on the Aims and Purpose of Digital Sociology

Overview of attention for article published in Sociology, October 2019
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (91st percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (69th percentile)

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Title
What Is Digital Society? Reflections on the Aims and Purpose of Digital Sociology
Published in
Sociology, October 2019
DOI 10.1177/0038038519880114
Authors

Tom Redshaw

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Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 27. 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 November 2019.
All research outputs
#641,243
of 13,777,603 outputs
Outputs from Sociology
#116
of 1,073 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#17,919
of 216,458 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Sociology
#4
of 13 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,777,603 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 95th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,073 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 11.6. This one has done well, scoring higher than 89% 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 216,458 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 91% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 13 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 69% of its contemporaries.