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Where Ivy Matters: The Educational Backgrounds of U.S. Cultural Elites

Overview of attention for article published in Sociology of Education, January 2020
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#24 of 464)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (97th percentile)

Mentioned by

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2 blogs
twitter
111 tweeters
reddit
2 Redditors

Citations

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4 Dimensions

Readers on

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36 Mendeley
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Title
Where Ivy Matters: The Educational Backgrounds of U.S. Cultural Elites
Published in
Sociology of Education, January 2020
DOI 10.1177/0038040719898505
Authors

Steven Brint, Komi T. German, Kayleigh Anderson-Natale, Zeinab F. Shuker, Suki Wang

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 36 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 10 28%
Student > Doctoral Student 6 17%
Researcher 5 14%
Other 3 8%
Student > Master 3 8%
Other 4 11%
Unknown 5 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 21 58%
Business, Management and Accounting 2 6%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 2 6%
Linguistics 1 3%
Psychology 1 3%
Other 1 3%
Unknown 8 22%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 91. 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 02 December 2021.
All research outputs
#326,404
of 20,140,118 outputs
Outputs from Sociology of Education
#24
of 464 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,506
of 414,844 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Sociology of Education
#2
of 4 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 20,140,118 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 98th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 464 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 18.9. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 95% 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 414,844 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 97% of its contemporaries.
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