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Virtual Theme Collection: Journalism and Media Research on Africa

Overview of attention for article published in Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, June 2020
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Title
Virtual Theme Collection: Journalism and Media Research on Africa
Published in
Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, June 2020
DOI 10.1177/1077699020932181
Authors

Eserinune McCarty Mojaye

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Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 3. 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 30 June 2020.
All research outputs
#8,062,101
of 15,668,322 outputs
Outputs from Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly
#424
of 740 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#109,519
of 275,400 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly
#11
of 21 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,668,322 research outputs across all sources so far. This one is in the 48th percentile – i.e., 48% of other outputs scored the same or lower than it.
So far Altmetric has tracked 740 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 10.1. This one is in the 41st percentile – i.e., 41% of its peers scored the same or lower than it.
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 275,400 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 59% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 21 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one is in the 47th percentile – i.e., 47% of its contemporaries scored the same or lower than it.