***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Dear Easwaran, I don't know any web resources. There is a rather old social networks literature centered around the work of Prof. E.O. Laumann, examples of which I am including below. Best regards, --Moses Boudourides University of Patras, Greece Alba, R.D., & Moore, O. (1978). Elite social circles. Sociological Methods & Research, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 167-188. Breiger, R.L. (1979). Toward an operational theory of community elite structures. Quality and Quantity, vol. 13, pp. 21-57. Breiger, R.L., & Pattison, P.E. (1978). The joint role structure of two community elites. Sociological Methods & Research, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 213-226. Laumann, E.O. (1966). Prestige and Association in an Urban Community. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill. Laumann, E.O. (1973). Bonds of Pluralism: The Form and Substance of Urban Social Networks. New York: Wiley Interscience. Laumann, E.O., & Marsden, P.V. (1979). The analysis of oppositional structures in political elites: Identifying collective actors. American Sociological Review, vol. 44, pp. 713-732. Laumann, E.O., Marsden, P.V. & Galaskiewicz, J. (1977). Community-elite influence structures: Extension of a network approach. American Journal of Sociology, vo. 83, pp. 594-631. Laumann, E.O., & Pappi (1973). New directions in the study of community elites. American Sociological Review, vol. 38, pp. 212-230. Laumann, E.O., & Pappi (1973). Networks of Collective Action. New York: Academic Press. Marsden, P.V., & Laumann, E.O. (1977). Collective action in a community elite: Exchange, influence resources and issue resolution. In R.J. Liebert & A. Imershein (eds.), Power, Paradigms, and Community Research, pp. 199-250. London: ISA/Sage. On 4/8/06, Easwaran Kanagaraj <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > ***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** > > Dear Networkers, > Greetings from Mizoram. > I would like to read articles on community power structure, leadership, > elites etc. Kindly send me the web resources > Yours > Dr.E.Kanagaraj > LEcturer > Department of Social Work > Mizoram University > Aizawl > India 796 012 > > _____________________________________________________________________ > 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.