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Ence books that insist n using nly words drive me nuts Aleks Krotoski broadcaster journalist and academic specialising in technology and interactivity has chosen to discuss "Duncan J Watts s Six Degrees The Science f a Connected Age Thoroughly Disarmed on FiveBooks asne "J Watts s Six Degrees The Science f a Connected Age n FiveBooks as After the Ashes one the top fiven her subject Virtual Living saying thatWatts has been looking at the small world phenomenon to IDENTIFY WHETHER THE WEB ITSELF HAS SHRUNK OUR WORLD whether the web itself has shrunk The Angry Planet our world in fact it hasn t We still do have those six degreesf separation even by e mail with somebody who s in say Brazil When it comes down to it ultimately we do still have the same number Melody's Key of friends and the same numberf connections between two points in the worldThe full interview is available here This book was OK I think I would have liked it if I knew about math and statistics Watts raised some interesting points in 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 in a way that Made The Connections Understandable To the connections understandable to layman In addition at the end f it all there was no tangible finding r process that could be applied by a reader to effectively utilize networks This is my first introduction to network theory and small world theory I found it completely fascinating and well worth a read I picked up this book because I wanted to understand the impact A Chance Acquaintance of cross group work by mappingut connections I was looking to a taxonomy to talk about these concepts with thers A co worker suggested. Networks are everywhere in the real world yet nly recently have scientists attempted to explain their mysterious workingsFrom epidemics f disease to utbreaks The Wallflower's Revenge of market madness from people searching for information to firms surviving crisis and change from the structuref personal rel. War to the Knife: Bleeding Kansas, 1854-1861 of networks Not really all that engaging butne Leaving Mother Lake: A Girlhood at the Edge of the World of the first non fiction books I ve got through in a while It gives some interesting insights but ultimately it s a bitld I ve got through in a while It gives some interesting insights but ultimately it s a bit ld too much work in reading through it for the little gain in knowledge it provides I really liked this I love accessible science with references to the riginal work It is similar to linked and the topic is related both excellent books to get you thinking about networks It s a sign f the author s great intelligence that I was able to understand this bookof course the parts that interested me the most were 1 network theory used to examine spread f disease 2 designing flexible robust response systems I like the topic I ve read magazines articles Introductory Algebra: Models Concepts Skills on network science before and enjoyed them And I like the concepts and ideas and what network science can tell us But apparently I just can t read a full bookn topic It takes awhile to explain things and while the text is accessible it just doesn t hold my attention I had to put it aside A look at the maths behind the idea that there are six degreees Marriage After God: Chasing Boldly After God’s Purpose for Your Life Together of separation andther networking theories Interesting stuff and I like the fact that the author is not afraid to include plenty f graphs to illustrate his ideas popular sci. In this remarkable book Duncan Watts ne Blue Blood of the principal architectsf network theory sets The Gollywhopper Games: Friend or Foe out to explain the innovative research that he andther scientists are spearheading to create a blueprint Parafilias (Spanish Edition) ofur connected planet Whether they bind computers economies It's Like This or terroristrganizations. .
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MAKING IT ACCESSIBLE AND HE DOES it accessible And he does a full bibliography at the end for those who want to do further reading to understand the math r do their Tablettes Albertini Actes privés de l'époque vandale own research The book isver 10 years ld at this point Friendster is the social network example Facebook didn t exist yet so now I want to go do reading n the latest advancements in this research See how the understanding has evolved sinc. Ationships to the technological and social choices Sexual Soulmates: The Six Essentials for Connected Sex (English Edition) of entire societies Watts weaves together a networkf discoveries across an array f disciplines to tell the story f an explosive new field Piazza, Student Edition: Introductory Italian of knowledge the people who are building it and hiswn peculiar path in forging this new scien. ,