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Ugly progress: W. E. B. Du Bois’s sociology of the future

Overview of attention for article published in Sociological Review, September 2020
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (91st percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (84th percentile)

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Title
Ugly progress: W. E. B. Du Bois’s sociology of the future
Published in
Sociological Review, September 2020
DOI 10.1177/0038026120954330
Authors

Joe P. L. Davidson

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Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 25. 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 22 September 2020.
All research outputs
#855,297
of 15,929,276 outputs
Outputs from Sociological Review
#293
of 1,219 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#18,929
of 213,971 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Sociological Review
#2
of 13 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,929,276 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 94th percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,219 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 19.9. This one has done well, scoring higher than 75% 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 213,971 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 done well, scoring higher than 84% of its contemporaries.