Social Network Structure

2017-07-09T12:27:55+00:00

Social network structure describes the makeup of the overall social network. There are a number of major factors shaping the overall make-up to a social network including the density of connections being a primary factor as it tells us how connected an agent is on average;  the average path length is a second key overall metric as it tells us how close together any two agents are on average.

Social Network Structure 2017-07-09T12:27:55+00:00

Social Dynamics

2017-07-09T11:16:32+00:00

Social dynamics is the study of how social systems change over time, with a focus on macro, recurring patterns of change that emerge out of the local interactions between agents.

Social Dynamics 2017-07-09T11:16:32+00:00

Social Network Analysis

2017-07-09T12:30:29+00:00

Social network analysis is the application of network theory to the modeling and analysis of social systems. It combines both tools for analyzing social relations and theory for explaining the structures that emerge from distributed social interactions.

Social Network Analysis 2017-07-09T12:30:29+00:00

Social Resilience

2017-07-09T13:35:29+00:00

Social resilience refers to the adaptive capacity, of a social system of any kind - from whole societies to individuals - to deal with change within their environment while maintaining and preserving critical structure and functionality.

Social Resilience 2017-07-09T13:35:29+00:00
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