ERIC Number: EJ562378
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Studying Online Social Networks.
Garton, Laura; Haythornthwaite, Caroline; Wellman, Barry
Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, v3 n1 Jun 1997
Argues for the usefulness of a social network approach for the study of computer-mediated communication. Reviews basic concepts of social network analysis, describes how to collect and analyze social network data, and demonstrates where social network data can be used to study computer-mediated communication. Shows the utility of the social network approach for studying computer-mediated communication. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Studying the Net. Journal availability: Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California. Web site--http://www.ascusc.org/jcmc/.