RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 162118822 LA English T1 Social network analysis A1 Knoke, David., Yang, Song,, Knoke, David., PB Sage Publications PP Los Angeles YR 2008 SN 9781412927499 1412927498 AB "In the thoroughly updated edition of Social Network Analysis, authors David Knoke and Song Yang take into account the vast number of changes in the field that have occurred in the 25 years since the first edition was published. They cover various issues in basic network concepts, data collection, and network analytical methodology. They succinctly illustrate the concepts and methods related to substantive social network research problems, citing examples ranging from children's play groups to organizations, communities, and international systems. Readers can also analyze the real and artificial datasets incorporated throughout the book."--pub. desc.