Scientific fact: the rich always get richer.
An explanation of a Facebook network. Visualized with Gephi.
With links to SNA courses on the web.
Graph Databases for (among others) Social Network Analysis.
Here’s the link.
It’s a pdf.
The highlights from the site:
Big Society: a major initiative to create a climate that empowers local people and communities to take power away from government and give it to people.
Social network: a structure made up of individuals which are connected by one or more specific types of interdependency.
“…change has to start outside government, usually from the bottom…”
“We believe that a fresh approach to developing communities, based on mapping local social networks in as detailed a manner as possible, is now required…”
“…researching local social networks and then relaying social network diagrams back to research participants helps people to think of themselves in network terms, and begin to feel their interdependence at a more personal and daily level.”
“… social problems cannot be tackled by government…”
“Understanding network structures increases the likelihood of a desired form of behaviour spreading.”
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