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CHARACTERS õ The Human Network A fresh and intriguing look at how our hidden positions in various social structures or human networks shape how we think and behave how our very outlook on life is formed by a distinguished professor of economics at Stanford University Ineuality social immobility and political polarization are but a few crucial phenomena driven by the inevitability of social structures Social structures d Lesson of this book Don t worry if you don t have any friends you re less likely to get infections and diseasesJust kidding nevertheless I found it really interesting how the author got into diseases and how they spread especially looking at the current situation that fits the topicHere are some notes I took while readingChapter 2 Power and Influence Central Positions in Networks To have power it s always best to be uniuely positioned to coordinate others Being the bridge between others and being able to do special favours like the Godfather for example will give you a power position in the network People can still be influential if they only have few contacts and networks if those contacts are influential themselves Rich gets richer concept central people are easier to findmeet and therefore make new friends fasterChapter 3 Difussion and Contagion over half of the people of an american high school 288 people are connected romantically andor sexually to each other even though each individual only has had on average 1 or 2 partners during the course of 18 months this explains how fast and wide a sexual disease can spread even though individuals aren t sleeping with a lot of people but they are part of the big network of course this is only a study done in one high school but it s about the basic principle interesting excours about the plague in the middle ages Chapter 5 Homophily Houses DividedHomophily you like people that are the same as you and are likely to spend time with them marry them and befriend them gender race income In an american high school friendships are than 15 times likely between the same race than across race In a study 60 % of Women named a Woman their closest friend and 90 % of Men named a Man their closest friendChapter 6 Immobility and Ineuality There are Income differences between students who studied the same at the same college because of social connections of the parents even low paid side jobs eg in a bakery or recycling hire almost entirely by word of mouth because of bad expieriences with random people from the street This is true for where I live you re very likely to get your side jobstudent job because one of your friends or siblings work there or because your neighbour knows someone there etc at least thats true for all of my previous jobs and my friends jobs 50 75 % to jobs are found trough contacs like it or not your fate is closely connected to that of your friends If they are well situated they can help you small acuaintances also count the person who sat next to you in history class could be the person you bump into on the street and puts you in touch with your new employer when they hear you are between jobs only 16 of jobs found through contacts come from strong ties the rest from medium or weak tiesAll in all an interesting book a bit repetitive towards the end but that s often the case with non fiction The Deranged Cousins or Whatever get infections and diseasesJust kidding nevertheless I found it really interesting how the author Intuición got into diseases and how they spread especially looking at the current situation that fits the topicHere are some notes I took while readingChapter 2 Power and Influence Central Positions in Networks To have power it s always best to be uniuely positioned to coordinate others Being the bridge between others and being able to do special favours like the Godfather for example will How Money Became Dangerous give you a power position in the network People can still be influential if they only have few contacts and networks if those contacts are influential themselves Rich Windburn gets richer concept central people are easier to findmeet and therefore make new friends fasterChapter 3 Difussion and Contagion over half of the people of an american high school 288 people are connected romantically andor sexually to each other even though each individual only has had on average 1 or 2 partners during the course of 18 months this explains how fast and wide a sexual disease can spread even though individuals aren t sleeping with a lot of people but they are part of the big network of course this is only a study done in one high school but it s about the basic principle interesting excours about the plague in the middle ages Chapter 5 Homophily Houses DividedHomophily you like people that are the same as you and are likely to spend time with them marry them and befriend them Light Traveling gender race income In an american high school friendships are than 15 times likely between the same race than across race In a study 60 % of Women named a Woman their closest friend and 90 % of Men named a Man their closest friendChapter 6 Immobility and Ineuality There are Income differences between students who studied the same at the same college because of social connections of the parents even low paid side jobs eg in a bakery or recycling hire almost entirely by word of mouth because of bad expieriences with random people from the street This is true for where I live you re very likely to Knights vs Dinosaurs get your side jobstudent job because one of your friends or siblings work there or because your neighbour knows someone there etc at least thats true for all of my previous jobs and my friends jobs 50 75 % to jobs are found trough contacs like it or not your fate is closely connected to that of your friends If they are well situated they can help you small acuaintances also count the person who sat next to you in history class could be the person you bump into on the street and puts you in touch with your new employer when they hear you are between jobs only 16 of jobs found through contacts come from strong ties the rest from medium or weak tiesAll in all an interesting book a bit repetitive towards the end but that s often the case with non fiction

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CHARACTERS õ The Human Network Etermine who has power and influence can explain why people fail to assimilate basic facts and can help us understand patterns of contagion from the spread of disease to financial crises Despite their primary role in shaping our lives human networks are often overlooked when we try to account for our most important political and economic behaviors and trends This book illuminates the compl The book is a wonderful introduction to Network Theory I really liked how the author went about building intuition through examples and diagrams and didn t get into the very technical details However even without the technical details the book does a really good job of explaining some very key conceptsWhile the importance of networks may seem obvious and commonsensical the book provides a structured way in which we can think about these issuesI really liked the point about how stronger networks are potentially feeding higher levels of polarisation through homophily It didn t strike me that the views of my network could potentially be my own views being double countedYet networks can also be used for good as the example of microfinance has shown Overall this book gives a very good introduction to a fascinating topic Human Networks Windburn get into the very technical details However even without the technical details the book does a really Light Traveling good job of explaining some very key conceptsWhile the importance of networks may seem obvious and commonsensical the book provides a structured way in which we can think about these issuesI really liked the point about how stronger networks are potentially feeding higher levels of polarisation through homophily It didn t strike me that the views of my network could potentially be my own views being double countedYet networks can also be used for Knights vs Dinosaurs good as the example of microfinance has shown Overall this book Knights vs Dinosaurs gives a very Goodnight Moon good introduction to a fascinating topic Human Networks

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CHARACTERS õ The Human Network Exity of the social networks in which we are positioned sometimes unwittingly and can help us to better undertstand why we are who we are as individuals Ranging across disciplines psychology behavioral economics sociology and business and rich with historical analogies and anecdotes The Human Network provides an eye opening and fascinating account of what can drive success or failure in li The hopeful concepts of the book we have less poverty and less wars globallyThe truth of the book our families are fragmented geographicallyThe new word homophily something to be aware of and careful about It means the tendency to gravitate to like peopleThe interesting thing Connections for the most part are hugely beneficial Keep making them Tempted by the Badge To Serve and Seduce #2 globallyThe truth of the book our families are fragmented Heroism Begins with Her Inspiring Stories of Bold Brave and Gutsy Women in the US Military geographicallyThe new word homophily something to be aware of and careful about It means the tendency to Buried Mountain Secrets gravitate to like peopleThe interesting thing Connections for the most part are hugely beneficial Keep making them


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  • Hardcover
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  • The Human Network
  • Matthew O. Jackson
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  • 24 December 2018
  • 9781101871430