Wayne E. Baker and Robert R. Faulkner. 1993. "The Social Organization of Conspiracy: Illegal Networks in the Heavy Electrical Equipment Industry." American Sociological Review, 58:837-860.
Our research team has examined the similarities between the structures and behavioral patterns of cheaters in online games and at least one case of the structure of drug trafficking organizations. Papers can be found on my website: http://www.brianckeegan.com/research/ Unfortunately we under a NDA for the game data we used and cannot share it.
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Larry=========================================You could use this dataset: http://casos.cs.cmu.edu/computational_tools/datasets/internal/west_bank_18/index11.phpI put that together via text mining couple of years ago - for details see also the attached article:Carley, K. M., Diesner, J., Reminga, J., & Tsvetovat, M. (2007). Toward an interoperable dynamic network analysis toolkit. Decision Support Systems (DSS), 43(4), 1324-1347.If you have any questions on that let me know.Cheers, JanaJana DiesnerAssistant ProfessorGraduate School of Library and Information ScienceUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignCell: 412 519 7576==========================================My name is Sasha Gutfraind, and I'm with the University of Illinois.I'm sending you data on the 11M network from the Madrid bombing.The data was provided me by Jose Rodriguez (see papers below.)Please let me know if you can read this.What kind of project do you need it for?Best,-Sasha.Alexander "Sasha" Gutfraind, Ph.D.Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Illinois - Chicago* Rodríguez, J. A. “The March 11th Terrorist Network: In its weaknesslies in its strenght”. Paper presented at the XXV International SunbeltSocial Network Conference organized by INSNA, California, 2005.* Rodriguez, J.A. and Anna Ramon “Looking for the power in "secret"terrorist networks “. Paper presented at the XXVI International SunbeltSocial Network Conference organized by INSNA, Vancouver, Canada, 2006).* Rodríguez, J. A. “Weakness and strengths of terrorist networks: TheMadridŽs March 11th attacks”. Paper presented at the annual meeting ofthe American Sociological Association Annual Meeting, Sheraton Bostonand the Boston Marriott Copley Place, Boston, MA, Jul 31, 2008* Rodríguez, J. A. “La red terrorista del 11M: Debilidades convertidasen fuerza”.Investigación y Ciencia. Septiembre 2007 (This is the Spanishversion of Scientific American)* Rodríguez, J. A. “La red terrorista del 11M”, Revista Española deInvestigaciones Sociológicas, 107, julio-septiembre 2004.Parts of the paper are included in:* Rodríguez, J. A.Networks and the future: A new methodological approachto envision and create the network society of tomorrow” Futures. Volume41, Issue 7, September 2009, Pages 490-501The link below contains two data sets on dark networks.Thanks,----------Khan, Gohar Feroz (PhD)Assistant Professor School of Industrial Management Korea University of Technology & Education (KoreaTECH) 1600 Chungjol-ro Byungcheon-myun Cheonan city, 330-708, South Korea Office: 82-41-560-1415; Mobile: +82-10-5510-8071 email: [log in to unmask]@kut.ac.kr" target="_blank">[log in to unmask]@kut.ac.krAssociate Editor JCEA: http://eastasia.yu.ac.kr/Research: http://laton.wikispaces.com/Brief+Vita===================================================My book on Dark Networks is coming out at the end of the month:http://www.amazon.com/Disrupting-Networks-Structural-Analysis-Sciences/dp/1107606683/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1352081422&sr=8-1&keywords=sean+evertonAnd with it will be a data from the Noordin Top Terrorist network, which will be downloadable from my book's website.SeanSean Everton, PhDAssistant ProfessorCo-Director, CORE LabDefense Analysis DepartmentNaval Postgraduate SchoolMonterey, CA 93943=================================================_____________________________________________________________________ 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.