***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** On my website are the PPT for Networks for Newbies, which I give every year at the Sunbelt as a half-day workshop. Of course, I flesh it out verbally -- lots. This is totally non-technical, but emphasizes concepts, lore. I haven't updated yet for Vancouver, April 06. Barry _____________________________________________________________________ Barry Wellman Professor of Sociology NetLab Director wellman at chass.utoronto.ca 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 To network is to live; to live is to network _____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ 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.