Social Network Analysis Paperback
Part of the Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences series
Knoke and Yang'sasecond edition ofaSocial Network Analysis expalnds on the 1982 editiona and adds new basic social network developments of the pastatwenty-five years.aThis topicahas grown increasingly popularaand the recent advancements made since the last edition call for an update.aThe authors provide a general overview of fundamental theoretical and methodological topics, with coverage in greater depth of selected issues.aaThe text will cover various issues in basic network concepts, data collection, and network analytical methodology.
It afrequently illustrate applications of concepts and methods to substantive social network research problems, drawing examples ranging from childrenA s play groups to organizations, communities, and international systems.a Real and artificial example datasets are made available to readers for their secondary analyses.a The text's clear and informal approach will appeal to bothastudents and professionals.
Moreover, Social Network Analysis cover ground that other QASS titles do not, and will be a valuable addition to this series.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 15/01/2008
- Category: Research methods: general
- ISBN: 9781412927499