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Family Wealth and the Class Ceiling: The Propulsive Power of The Bank of Mum and Dad

Overview of attention for article published in Sociology, June 2020
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#29 of 1,160)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (96th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (92nd percentile)

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Title
Family Wealth and the Class Ceiling: The Propulsive Power of The Bank of Mum and Dad
Published in
Sociology, June 2020
DOI 10.1177/0038038520922537
Authors

Maren Toft, Sam Friedman

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Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 84. 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 September 2020.
All research outputs
#263,317
of 15,886,346 outputs
Outputs from Sociology
#29
of 1,160 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,235
of 291,877 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Sociology
#1
of 13 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,886,346 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 1,160 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 12.6. 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 291,877 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 96% 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 done particularly well, scoring higher than 92% of its contemporaries.