***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** You might look at these; Borgatti, S.P., Carley, K., and Krackhardt, D. (in press) Robustness of Centrality Measures under Conditions of Imperfect Data. Social Networks.[in press, but the pdf is here: http://www.analytictech.com/borgatti/papers/robustness.pdf Costenbader, E. and Valente, T.W. 2003. The stability of centrality measures when networks are sampled. Social Networks 25 (2003) 283-307 Everett, M.G., and Borgatti, S.P. 2005. Ego-Network Betweenness. Social Networks. 27(1): 31-38. Tina Kogovšek and Anuška Ferligoj 2005. Effects on reliability and validity of egocentered network measurements. Social Networks, Steve. Steve Borgatti Org Studies, Boston College [log in to unmask] >-----Original Message----- >From: Social Networks Discussion Forum [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On >Behalf Of Pinto Nala >Sent: Friday, May 06, 2005 07:56 >To: [log in to unmask] >Subject: [SOCNET] Validity and Reliability of Social Network Measures > >***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** > >Hi, > >I am looking for literature examining the validity and reliability of >personal and complete network measures. > >I have searched and located a the series of "informant accuracy" papers >written by Killworth et al, as well as emerging work using >MultiTrait/MultiMethod approaches. > >Are there other works or research on this subject - specifically, my >interest is in examining the reliability and validity issues raised by >collection and measurement of network data. > >I will re-post my collated responses. Thanks in anticipation of your >assistance > > >With appreciation, > >Pinto > > > > >--------------------------------- >Discover Yahoo! > Find restaurants, movies, travel & more fun for the weekend. Check it out! > >_____________________________________________________________________ >SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social >network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send >an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line >UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message. _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.