Social Network Analysis- Crime and Deviance

Social network analysis (SNA) is often used to understand the relationship dynamics. However, researchers have also utilized social network analysis to understand the crime networks in the society. SNA on crime networks can aid in identifying the most influential and central actors within the network. In this blog, I discuss two journal articles that have… Read More Social Network Analysis- Crime and Deviance

Social Network Analysis- Adolescent Friendships and Sorority Groups

Social network analysis is often used for examining the family dynamics and friendships. By conducting SNA to analyze social networks and their specific properties, we can get an insight into workings of social bonds, kinship, and support systems. In this blog, I discuss two journal articles that focus on analyzing social relationships with the help… Read More Social Network Analysis- Adolescent Friendships and Sorority Groups

Health Knowledge Sharing Network on Twitter

The article “Twitter hashtags for health: applying network and content analyses to understand the health knowledge sharing in a Twitter-based community of practice” investigates the health knowledge sharing by the community of practice (CoP) on social media platform- Twitter. The authors Xu et al (2014) utilize network and content analyses to examine the health-related conversations… Read More Health Knowledge Sharing Network on Twitter