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The 2018 Computational Communication Research Workshop (Network Analysis)



July 9-14, Shenzhen University


Date 9:00-12:00 14:00-17:00
July 9 1.网络与传播 [Video]

Network analysis & communication research


Network data & tools

July 10 3.自我中心网与社会资本 [Video]

Ego-networks & social capital

4.二分网在传媒研究中的应用 [Video]

Bipartite networks in communication research

July 11 5.语义网原理与研究案例 [Video]

Basics & case studies of semantic networks

6a.语义网研究实践操作 [Video]

Hands-on practices of semantic network research

6b.基于大数据的社交网络研究 (by Cindy Shen)

Social network research using big data

July 12 自修 Self studies 自修 Self studies
July 13 7.网络上的连边机制的各理论模型 [Video]

Theoretical models of online linking mechanisms

8.网络连边机制的实证案例分析 [Video]

Empirical tests of online linking mechanisms

July 14 9.网络舆论领袖的作用及测量 [Video]

Functions and measures of KOL

10.网络上的信息扩散模型 [Video]

Modeling online information diffusion


Overall  Reading
  1. Easley, D., & Kleinberg, J. (2010). Networks, crowds, and markets: Reasoning about a highly connected world. Cambridge University Press.
  2. 中文版:李晓明、王卫红、杨韫利(译)(2011)。网络、群体与市场。清华大学出版社。
Topics 1-2 Reading
  1. Ackland, R., & Zhu, J. J. H. (2015). Social network analysisInnovations in digital research methods, 221-244.·
  2. Newman, M. E. (2003). The structure and function of complex networksSIAM review45(2), 167-256.
  1. Daniel Romero: Applied social network analysis in Python. (https://www.coursera.org/learn/python-social-network-analysis)
  1. gephi (https://gephi.org/users/download/)
  1. to be added
Topic 3  Reading
  1. Burt, R. S. (2004). Structural holes and good ideasAmerican journal of sociology110(2), 349-399.
  2. Liang, H., & Fu, K. W. (2015). Testing propositions derived from Twitter studies: Generalization and replication in computational social science. PLoS ONE, 10(8), e0134270.
Topic 4  Reading
  1. Everett, M. G., & Borgatti, S. P. (2013). The dual-projection approach for two-mode networks. Social Networks35(2), 204-210.
  2. Webster, J. G., & Ksiazek, T. B. (2012). The dynamics of audience fragmentation: Public attention in an age of digital mediaJournal of communication62(1), 39-56.
Topics 5-6   Reading
  1.  Van Atteveldt, W. (2008). Semantic network analysisTechniques for Extracting, Representing, and Querying Media Content.
  2. Liang, H. (2014). Coevolution of political discussion and common ground in web discussion forum. Social Science Computer Review, 32(2), 155-169.
Topic 7  Reading
  1. Borgatti, S. P., Mehra, A., Brass, D. J., & Labianca, G. (2009). Network analysis in the social sciencesScience323(5916), 892-895.
  2. McPherson, M., Smith-Lovin, L., & Cook, J. M. (2001). Birds of a Feather: Homophily in Social Networks. Annual Review of Sociology, 27(1), 415-444.
Topic 8  Reading
  1. Goodreau, S. M., Kitts, J. A., & Morris, M. (2009). Birds of a feather, or friend of a friend? Using exponential random graph models to investigate adolescent social networksDemography46(1), 103-125.
  2. Peng, T.-Q., Liu, M., Wu, Y., & Liu, S. (2016). Follower-Followee Network, Communication Networks, and Vote Agreement of the U.S. Members of Congress. Communication Research, 43(7), 996-1024.
Topic 9  Reading
  1. Bond, R. M., Fariss, C. J., Jones, J. J., Kramer, A. D., Marlow, C., Settle, J. E., & Fowler, J. H. (2012). A 61-million-person experiment in social influence and political mobilizationNature489(7415), 295-298.
  2. Xu, P. P., Wu, Y. C., Wei, E. X., Peng, T. Q., Liu, S. X., Zhu, J. J. H., & Qu, H. M. (2013). Visual analysis of topic competition on social mediaIEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 19(12), 2012-2021.
Topic 10 Reading
  1. Goel, S., Anderson, A., Hofman, J., & Watts, D. J. (2015). The structural virality of online diffusionManagement Science, 62(1), 180-196.
  2. Vosoughi, S., Roy, D., & Aral, S. (2018). The spread of true and false news onlineScience, 359(6380), 1146-1151.

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