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The Lasting Impact of a First Impression: An Exercise for the First Day of Class

Overview of attention for article published in Teaching Sociology, December 2020
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (74th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (80th percentile)

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9 tweeters

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Title
The Lasting Impact of a First Impression: An Exercise for the First Day of Class
Published in
Teaching Sociology, December 2020
DOI 10.1177/0092055x20966709
Authors

Afshan Jafar

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 1 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 100%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 1 100%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 8. 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 15 January 2021.
All research outputs
#2,981,546
of 16,975,484 outputs
Outputs from Teaching Sociology
#72
of 383 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#88,104
of 347,891 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Teaching Sociology
#2
of 10 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 16,975,484 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 82nd percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 383 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a little more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 6.6. This one has done well, scoring higher than 80% 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 347,891 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 74% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 10 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has scored higher than 8 of them.