Beyond views, productivity, and citations: measuring geopolitical differences of scientific impact in communication research

« Scientometric analyses applying critical sociological frameworks have previously shown that high-prestige research output—with regards to both quantity and impact—is typically clustered in a few core countries and world regions, indicating uneven power relations and systematic biases within global academia. Although citation count is a common formula in these analyses, only a handful of studies investigated altmetrics (impact measures beyond citation-based metrics) in communication science. (…) »

source >, János József Tóth, Gergő Háló, Manuel Goyanes, 5 août 2023