Personal Networks

Some articles on personal, networks, personal networks, network, personal network:

Barry Wellman - Social Network Methods
... methodological contributions have been for the analysis of ego-centered or "personal" networks – defined from the standpoint of an individual (usually a person) ... As batches of personal networks are often studied, this calls for somewhat different techniques than the more common social network practice of analyzing a single large network ... has discussed alternatives in gathering personal network data ...

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