***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Here is a quick blog post with an example of plotting the country name co-occurrence data from below as network-over-map in R: http://skyeome.net/wordpress/?p=866 Seemed fairly easy, but is not doing anything sophisticated with the edge routing like the Great Circle routes in Katherine's later posts. best, -skye On 01/26/2016 11:53 PM, Katherine Ognyanova wrote: > Hi Skye, > > It'd be great to work out things in Statnet. I've mostly used this for > data at the country/city level (flights, phone call volumes, hyperlink > volumes, etc.). You have the airline data of course (that's the one > we've used for workshops in the past). Internet Archive data with > geocoded domains and links among them may be useful - I have to check if > we have anything clean enough and small enough to share. > > Otherwise, off the top of my head, perhaps this: http://kateto.net/countries > > It's from a Lazer Lab + Politico project. The nodes are countries > (geocoded with ggmap to wherever the google maps API pins them). The > weighted links are based on country name co-occurrence in political > documents. The visualizations use ggplot2. Oh, and we did have similar > data at the US-only level too (state co-mentions). > > Best! > Katya > > > On 1/27/2016 2:09 AM, Skye Bender-deMoll wrote: >> Hi Katya, >> >> Do you have an example public network dataset with lat-long? Just the >> airports dataset? I've tried to work up network-over-map examples with >> the statnet packages before and had some trouble getting the R map >> projections to work as I expected. i'd be interested in trying it again >> tho. >> >> best, >> -skye >> >> On 01/26/2016 10:16 PM, Katherine Ognyanova wrote: >>> If you happen to use R, somewhat surprisingly the best option for >>> geo-mapping of network data I've found there is in the ggplot2 package >>> (it takes more effort to do this within igraph or Statnet, though it is >>> possible). >> > _____________________________________________________________________ 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.