***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Thanks to everyone who responded to my request for sample SNA instruments. A question: Are users of Socnet requested to make responses to ALL of Socnet or only to the individual who sent the query? I had thought the former (so that all people could benefit from the response). Michael Reed >From: Dc Christopoulos <[log in to unmask]> >To: Michael Reed <[log in to unmask]> >Subject: RE: data collection instruments? >Date: Mon, 09 Jan 2006 20:38:32 +0000 > >Hi Michael > >I attach an instrument I used a few years ago to measure innovation >networks among a group of senior managers in a successful company. I was >attempting to locate innovation support networks among them. > >Your issue is whether you need a name generator (ie you do not know the >boundari.e.s of your group) or have a list of members to an association or >club that you can use. If you are going to employ some form of snowballing >then name generators are more appropriate. as you can see in the attached >I employed a combination of the two as I was worried i may be mIssing-out >an important node. > >Hope this is useful > >Dimitris > >Dr Dimitris C Christopoulos >Senior Lecturer >Department of Politics >UWE-Bristol >Coldharbour Lane >Bristol BS16 1QY > >________________________________ > >From: Social Networks Discussion Forum on behalf of Michael Reed >Sent: Mon 09/01/2006 19:18 >To: [log in to unmask] >Subject: data collection instruments? > > > >***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** > >Socnet: > >I am soon to do my first SNA research, a pilot project with a group of >30-50 >women entrepreneurs existing in a small Midwestern city. This first time I >want to use only binary data (yes/no, presence/absence of some >relationship) >that can be directional. I will use Ucinet 6 and Netdraw. > >Would anyone be willing to share with me some SNA data collection >instruments so that I can get a sense how these are structured? Thus far, >Steve Borgatti has generously shared with me the following survey (used in >one of his classes): > >http://www.analytictech.com/mb709/Surveys/April_social_network_survey.htm > >Thanks, >Michael Reed > >_____________________________________________________________________ >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. > > >This incoming email to UWE has been independently scanned for viruses and >any virus detected has been removed using McAfee anti-virus software > > > > >This email has been independently scanned for viruses and any virus >software has been removed using McAfee anti-virus software ><< QuestionnaireHERD.doc >> _____________________________________________________________________ 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.