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And I've coauthored 2 articles with Emmanuel Koku, Nancy Nazer:
Both on my website:
Emmanuel Koku, Nancy Nazer and Barry Wellman. "Netting Scholars: Online
and Offline." American Behavioral Scientist, 44, 10 (June, 2001): 1750-72.
Listed at PESOS ["Penn Economic and Organizational Sociology
Working Paper Abstract Series"], University of Pennsylvania, Nov 2000.
Emmanuel Koku and Barry Wellman, "Scholarly Networks as Learning
Communities: The Case of TechNet." In press in Building Online Communities
in the Service of Learning, edited by Sasha Barab, Rob Kling and James
Gray. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.
A new one is nearing completion with Howard White and Nancy Nazer about
the intersection of citation networks and social networks. A different
take on info diffusion.
Barry Wellman Professor of Sociology NetLab Director
[log in to unmask] http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~wellman
Centre for Urban & Community Studies University of Toronto
455 Spadina Avenue Toronto Canada M5S 2G8 fax:+1-416-978-7162
On Tue, 21 Jan 2003, Jean Singer wrote:
> Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2003 13:19:12 -0500
> From: Jean Singer <[log in to unmask]>
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Social Networks in R&D
> A number of people have asked to see a summary of the responses to my
> posting on social networks in R&D, so I am providing one below.
> Thanks very much to everyone -- I appreciate all the excellent leads.
> Summary of References from SocNet Posting on Social Networks in R&D
> Greve A & Salaff J (2001). The development of corporate social capital
> complex innovation processes. In S Gabbay & R Leenders (eds.): Social
> capital of organizations. Research in the sociology of organizations,
> Hansen M, Podolny J & Pfeffer J (2001). So many ties, so little time: A
> Task contingency perspective on corporate social capital in
> In S Gabbay & R Leenders (eds.): Social capital of organizations.
> in the sociology of organizations, Vol 18.
> Reagans R & Zuckerman E (2001). Networks, Diversity, and Productivity:
> Social Capital of Corporate R&D Teams. Organization Science 12:4,
> Reagans, Ray (CMU org behavior and theory) and Ezra Zuckerman (Stanford
> GSB strategy) (1999) "Networks, diversity, and performance: the social
> of corporate R&D units." Stanford University Graduate School of
> research paper no. 1585.
> "'R' Meets 'D' on the Web," Jane Linder, R&D Magazine, August 2001
> Long version available at http://www.accenture.com/isc
> Gabbay, Shaul M. (political science) and Ezra W. Zuckerman (Stanford
> (1998) "Social capital and opportunity in corporate R&D: The contingent
> effect of contact density on mobility expectations." Social Science
> 27: 189-217.
> Walter W. Powell (1996) "Inter-organizational collaboration in the
> biotechnology industry," Journal of Institutional and Theoretical
> Antonio J. Bailetti, John R. Callahan and Sean McCluskey (1998)
> "Coordination at different stages of the product design process," R&D
> Management, 28(4), October
> Rice, R.E., Collins-Jarvis, L. & Zydney-Walker, S. (1999). Individual
> structural influences on information technology helping relationships.
> Journal of Applied Communication Research, 27(4), 285-303.
> Cross, R., Rice, R.E. & Parker, A. (2001). Information seeking in
> context: Structural influences and receipt of information benefits.
> Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics-Part C, 31(4), 438-448.
> E. Jin, M Girvan and M.E. Newman, The structure of growing social
> Networks of Innovation : Vaccine Development at Merck, Sharp and Dohme,
> and Mulford, 1895-1995 by Louis Galambos and Jane Eliot Sewell
> Bibliography on Social Network Analysis:
> Teigland, R., Fey, C. F., & Birkenshaw, J. (2000). Knowledge
> dissemination in global R&D operations: An empirical study of
> multinationals in the high technology electronics industry. Management
> International Review: Journal of International Business(Special Issue
> 2000/1), 49-77.
> Teigland, R., & Wasko, M. (2003). Integrating Knowledge Through
> Information Trading: Examining the Impact of Boundary-spanning
> Communication on Individual Performance. Decision Sciences(Special issue
> on knowledge management (forthcoming)).
> Wasko, M. M., & Teigland, R. (2002). The provision of online public
> goods: examining social structure in a network of practice. Paper
> presented at the 23rd International Conference on Information Systems,
> Barcelona, Spain.
> Jarvenpaa, Sirkka L. and Leidner, Dorothy E. 2000. "Communication and
> Trust in Global Virtual Teams." Organization Science 6:791-815.
> Johnson, Christopher M. 2001. "A Survey of Current Research on Online
> Communities of Practice." Internet and Higher Education 45-60.
> Matzat, Uwe. 2001. Social Networks and Cooperation in Electronic
> Communities: A Theoretical-Empirical Analysis of Academic Communication
> and Internet Discussion Groups. Amsterdam: Thela Publishers. also
> online: http://www.ub.rug.nl/eldoc/dis/ppsw/u.matzat/
> Rojo, Alejandra and Ragsdale, R. G. 1997. "A Process Perspective on
> Participation in Scholarly Electronic Forums." Science Communication
> -----. 1997. "Participation in Electronic Forums: Implications for the
> Design and Implementation of Collaborative Distributed Multimedia."
> Telematics and Informatics 1:83-96.
> Consulting projects:
> SNA/ONA in research lab: http://www.orgnet.com/knowledge_maps.html
> SNA/ONA in high tech org: http://www.orgnet.com/experts.html
> Anecdotal stories: http://www.cos.com/
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