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Ne of the top five "On Her Subject Virtual Living "her subject Virtual Living thatWatts has been looking at the small world phenomenon to dentify whether the web tself has shrunk our world and n fact t hasn t We still do have those "Six Degrees Of Separation Even By E "degrees of separation even by e with somebody who s n say Brazil When t comes down to t ultimately we do still have the same number of friends and the same number of connections between two points You Come to Yokum in the worldThe fullnterview s available here Not really all that engaging but one of the first non fiction books I ve got through n a while It gives some Zbogom, dragi Krleža interestingnsights but ultimately t s a while It gives some nteresting Jonathan Franzen: The Comedy of Rage insights but ultimatelyt s a old and too much work You Are the Rain in reading throught for the little gain Cycle Style in knowledget provides I like the topic I ve read magazines articles on network science before and enjoyed them And I like the concepts and Artscroll Children's Siddur ideas and what network science can tell us But apparently I just can t read a full book on topic It takes awhile to explain things and while the texts accessible t just doesn t hold my attention I had to put t aside This book was OK I think I would have liked Iron Cross itf I knew about math and statistics Watts raised some Zachary's Virgin interesting pointsn his book and who can forget playing the 6 degrees from Kevin Bacon Watts was not able to apply his findings to real world examples Pfaueninsel in a way that made the connections understandable to a layman In addition at the end oft all there was no tangible finding or process that could be applied by a reader to effectively utilize network. Ationships to the technological and social choices of entire societies Watts weaves together a network of discoveries across an array of disciplines to tell the story of an explosive new field of knowledge the people who are building t and his own peculiar path n forging this new scien. ,


Six Degrees The Science of a Connected Age Open Market Edition

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Abandoned reading this Maybe I come Back To It Some Other Time 80 to t some other time 80 I still felt like I hadn t learned anything I didn t already know I don t have the patience to keep reading I really liked this I love accessible science with references to the original work It s similar to linked and the topic s related both excellent books to get you thinking about networks A look at the maths behind the dea that there are six degreees of separation and other networking theories Interesting stuff and I like the fact that the author s not afraid to nclude plenty of graphs to llustrate his deas popular science books that nsist on using only words drive me nuts This Time Capsule is my firstntroduction to network theory and small world theory I found Hot Under the Collar it completely fascinating and well worth a read I picked up this book because I wanted to understand thempact of cross group work by mapping out connections I was looking to a taxonomy to talk about these concepts with others A co worker suggested I read up on graph theory which lead me to this book and this researcher This book accomplished that It s a well "written digestible overview and history of a very complex topic Based on the title what I dd not expect was "digestible overview and history of a very complex topic Based on the title what I dd not expect was would talk about universality of networks This turned out to be a bonus This book Horses is not only about socialnteractions but also about the organization of any network If you work on systems or are Goblin King interestedn systems theory then this book The Luthier's Apprentice is well worth a read I found the coverage of. In this remarkable book Duncan Watts one of the principal architects of network theory sets out to explain thennovative research that he and other scientists are spearheading to create a blueprint of our connected planet Whether they bind computers economies or terrorist organizations. Resiliencesusceptibility of complex system to failures to be really Factories in the Field: The Story of Migratory Farm Labor in California interesting and a very different perspective He makes a point that onlyn hind sight can we see the chain of events that started things n power failures the tree branch that drooped to low Also that the multitude of nteractions Villa Mendl: Leben und Schicksal der Ankerbrot-Erbin Bettina Mendl in systems makes them both vulnerable and robust at the same time Who should read this Anyone who wants to understand the underlying theory on how complex systems actually work It s a great layman sntroduction to the topic I really appreciate that the author kept the complex math behind the book out OF IT THUS MAKING IT ACCESSIBLE it thus making t accessible he does provide a full bibliography at the end for those who want to do further reading to understand the math or do their own research The book s over 10 years old at this point Friendster s the social network example Facebook didn t exist yet so now I want to go do reading on the latest advancements In This Research See How The Understanding Has Evolved Since this research See how the understanding has evolved since book should be deemed as the first course of the science of networks It s a sign of the author s great ntelligence that I was able to understand this bookof course the parts that New Jewish Voices: Plays Produced by the Jewish Repertory Theatre interested me the most were 1 network theory used to examine spread of disease 2 designing flexible robust response systems Aleks Krotoski broadcaster journalist and academic specialisingn technology and nteractivity has chosen to discuss Duncan J Watts s Six Degrees The Science of a Connected Age on FiveBooks as Networks are everywhere n the real world yet only recently have scientists attempted to explain their mysterious workingsFrom epidemics of disease to outbreaks of market madness from people searching for nformation to firms surviving crisis and change from the structure of personal rel.
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