How many friends do you have?
Pollet, T., Roberts, S., & Dunbar, R. (2011). Use of Social Network Sites and Instant Messaging Does Not Lead to Increased Offline Social Network Size, or to Emotionally Closer Relationships with Offline Network Members Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 14 (4), 253-258 DOI: 10.1089/cyber.2010.0161
I recently happened to read this new article (access here). Its main interest is that it is part of two broader debates on, respectively, the size of personal networks and the impact of online communication on socialisation.
Filed under: Social networks | 3 Comments
Tags: Network Analysis, Social science data, social theory, Sociology, Statistical modeling, Web-based social networks
I am an economic sociologist with interest in social networks and their impact on markets, organisations, consumer choice and health.
My research also includes work in social science methodology and data.
- Just out: my article on Opinion transmission in organizations: an agent-based modeling approach link.springer.com/article/10.100… #springerlink 1 day ago
- RT @tigella: Una lettera aperta al parlamento italiano contro la criminalizzazione dei siti pro-ana bit.ly/1pUG6nA via @AntonioCasi… 4 weeks ago
- RT @AntonioCasilli: Lettera aperta (mia e di @ptubaro) ai parlamentari italiani che vogliono la criminalizzazione dell'anoressia sul web ht… 1 month ago
- Just posted: "An open letter to the Italian Parliament, against the criminalization of ‘pro-ana’ websites" medium.com/@ptubaro… 1 month ago
- RT @bodyspacesoc: ` ♕ KEEP CALM AND APPLY FOR SOCIAL DATA SCIENTIST POSITION http:… 1 month ago
Creative Commons Licence
Paola Tubaro's Blog by Paola Tubaro is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Based on a work at paolatubaro.wordpress.com.