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> Ian:
> The earliest empirical name generator work I'm aware of is Coleman and
> Katz's diffusion study:
> Coleman, James, Elihu Katz, and Herbert Menzel. "The diffusion of an
> innovation among physicians." *Sociometry* 20, no. 4 (1957): 253-270.
> Coleman talked more generally about it later:
> Coleman, James S. "Relational analysis: the study of social organizations
> with survey methods." *Human Organization* 17, no. 4 (1958): 28-36.
> Jim

  For an older paper see:
    Social relations and innovation in the medical profession:
    the epidemiology of a new drug.
    H Menzel, E Katz - Public Opinion Quarterly, 1955

Vladimir Batagelj, University of Ljubljana, FMF, Department of Mathematics
  Jadranska 19, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

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