I should just attach my CV, but I'll spare the group such obnoxiousness and only
add these 2 fine additions to the literature, and thank Valdis for his earlier
Valente, T. W., & Davis, R. L. (1999). Accelerating the diffusion of innovations
using opinion leaders. The Annals of the American Academy of the Political and
Social Sciences, 566, 55-67.
Valente, T. W (in press). Models and methods for innovation diffusion. In P.
Carrington, J. Scott & S. Wasserman (Eds.) Models and Methods in Social Network
Analysis. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Thomas W. Valente, PhD
Director, Master of Public Health Program
Department of Preventive Medicine
School of Medicine
University of Southern California
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