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Distinguished historian Niall Ferguson has written a very interesting article full of network ideas in Foreign Affairs 96: 5 Sept/Oct 2017 pp. 68-79 - well worth reading, with some interesting claims about social media effects in our modern world.

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Professor Garry Robins
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
University of Melbourne
Victoria 3010
Adjunct Professor, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Australia.

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Check out my new book on Social Network Research. Doing Social Network Research: Network-based research design for social scientists.Sage books<>

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